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  • 121sal volatile — /sæl vəˈlætəli / (say sal vuh latuhlee) noun 1. → ammonium carbonate. 2. an aromatic alcoholic solution of this salt used as a restorative for fainting, dizziness, etc …

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  • 122sweet spirit of nitre — noun an alcoholic solution of ethyl nitrite, C2H5NO2, formerly employed medicinally as a diaphoretic, diuretic, and antispasmodic …

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  • 123witch hazel — n. [altered (infl. by WITCH) < wyche hazel < ME wyche < OE wice, applied to trees with pliant branches, akin to ON veikr, WEAK] 1. any of a genus (Hamamelis) of small North American and Asiatic trees and shrubs of the witch hazel family; …

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  • 124hydrazoic acid — noun a colorless explosive liquid that is volatile and poisonous and foul smelling • Syn: ↑azoimide, ↑hydrogen azide, ↑HN • Hypernyms: ↑hydride, ↑explosive • Substance Meronyms: ↑hydrazoite …

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  • 125witch hazel — noun 1. any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Hamamelis; bark yields an astringent lotion • Syn: ↑witch hazel plant, ↑wych hazel, ↑wych hazel plant • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Hyponyms: ↑ …

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  • 126wych hazel — noun 1. any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Hamamelis; bark yields an astringent lotion • Syn: ↑witch hazel, ↑witch hazel plant, ↑wych hazel plant • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Hyponyms: ↑ …

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  • 127friar's balsam — noun : an alcoholic solution containing essentially benzoin, storax, balsam of Tolu, and aloes used chiefly as a local application (as for small fissures) and after addition to hot water as an inhalant in bronchitis called also compound benzoin… …

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  • 128lavender water — noun : a perfume consisting primarily of an alcoholic solution of lavender oil …

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  • 129phenylmercuric acetate — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun Etymology: phenyl + mercuric : a crystalline salt C6H5HgOOCCH3 made by reaction of benzene with mercuric acetate in alcoholic solution and used chiefly as a fungicide and herbicide …

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  • 130pineapple oil — noun or pineapple essence : an alcoholic solution of ethyl butyrate …

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  • 131wolff-kishner reaction — ˈwu̇lfˈkishnə(r) noun Usage: usually capitalized W&K Etymology: after Ludwig Wolff fl1914 and N. Kishner fl1914 German chemists : an indirect reduction of an aldehyde or ketone to the corresponding hydrocarbon by heating the hydrazone or… …

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  • 132sweet spirit of niter — sweet spirit of niter, an alcoholic solution of ethyl nitrite, used as a diuretic and as a means of increasing sweating …

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  • 133stain — 1. To discolor. 2. To color; to dye. 3. A discoloration. 4. A dye used in histologic and bacteriologic technique. 5. A procedure in which a dye or combination of dyes and reagents is used to color the constituents of cells and tissues. For… …

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  • 134Ethanol — For other uses, see Ethanol (disambiguation). Grain alcohol redirects here. It is not to be confused with Neutral grain spirit. Ethanol …

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  • 135Yeast — of the species Saccharomyces cerevisiae Scientific classification Domain …

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  • 136Mead — This article is about the alcoholic beverage. For other uses, see Mead (disambiguation). Mead Mead (   …

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  • 137History of Alcoholics Anonymous — TOCleftThe history of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) has been documented in books, movies, and AA literature from its founding in 1935 as a solution for alcoholism by Bill Wilson (known as Bill W.) and Dr. Robert Smith (known as Dr. Bob), through… …

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  • 138Business and Industry Review — ▪ 1999 Introduction Overview        Annual Average Rates of Growth of Manufacturing Output, 1980 97, Table Pattern of Output, 1994 97, Table Index Numbers of Production, Employment, and Productivity in Manufacturing Industries, Table (For Annual… …

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  • 139wine — wineless, adj. winish, adj. /wuyn/, n., adj., v., wined, wining. n. 1. the fermented juice of grapes, made in many varieties, such as red, white, sweet, dry, still, and sparkling, for use as a beverage, in cooking, in religious rites, etc., and… …

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  • 140tincture — An alcoholic or hydroalcoholic solution prepared from vegetable materials or from chemical substances; most tinctures are prepared by percolation or by maceration. The proportions of drug represented in the different tinctures are not uniform,… …

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