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Mortar

mortar 1. A strong vessel, commonly in form of an inverted bell, in which substances are pounded or rubbed with a pestle. 2.... Read More

Trituration

trituration 1. The act of reducing a drug to a fine powder and incorporating it thoroughly with sugar of milk by rubbing the... Read More

Organic Chemistry (5th Edition)

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Kidney

Definition noun, plural: kidneys (anatomy) Either of a pair of two bean-shaped organs located at the back of the abdominal... Read More

Pestle

pestle An instrument in the shape of a rod with one rounded and weighted extremity, used for bruising, breaking, grinding,... Read More

Tinker

tinker 1. A mender of brass kettles, pans, and other metal ware. Tailors and tinkers. 2. One skilled in a variety of small... Read More

Slime

slime 1. Soft, moist earth or clay, having an adhesive quality; viscous mud. As it Nilus ebbs, the seedsman Upon the slime... Read More

Hydraulic

Hydraulic Of or pertaining to hydraulics, or to fluids in motion; conveying, or acting by, water; as, an hydraulic clock,... Read More

Lime

Lime 1. To smear with a viscous substance, as birdlime. These twigs, in time, will come to be limed. (L'Estrange) 2. To... Read More

Plaster

plaster 1. (Science: medicine) An external application of a consistency harder than ointment, prepared for use by spreading... Read More

Temper

temper 1. The state of any compound substance which results from the mixture of various ingredients; due mixture of... Read More

Shell

shell 1. A hard outside covering, as of a fruit or an animal. Specifically: The covering, or outside part, of a nut; as, a... Read More

Stone

stone 1. To pelt, beat, or kill with stones. And they stoned Stephen, calling upon god, and saying, lord Jesus, receive my... Read More

Hood

Hood 1. State; condition. How could thou ween, through that disguised hood to hide thy state from being understood?... Read More

Manual

Manual Of or pertaining to the hand; done or made by the hand; as, manual labour; the kings sign manual. Manual and ocular... Read More

Joint

Joint 1. To unite by a joint or joints; to fit together; to prepare so as to fit together; as, to joint boards. Pierced... Read More

Spatula

spatula A flat blade, like a knife blade but without a sharp edge, used in pharmacy for spreading plasters and ointments... Read More