Origin of acetum
Words nearby acetum
How to use acetum in a sentence
Digitalis to be taken every night for six nights, and a saline draught with forty drops of acetum scillit.An Account of the Foxglove and some of its Medical Uses|William Withering
And Horace, in a well-known phrase, speaks of Italum acetum, which the scholiast renders by 'Romana mordacitas'.
The word occurs often in a sense in which acetum is the best representative, associated with verjuice and vinegar.
An Acetum digitalis is officinal in the Netherlands and Germany; an extract and infusion are also used to some extent.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
In no writer is the Italum acetum found in so undiluted a sort.