Origin of colocynth
Words nearby colocynth
How to use colocynth in a sentence
Put some powdered colocynth into a phial, and cover the mouth with parchment pierced with holes.
I think I will send out a box of colocynth, and a bit of nice tender veal, to put him in good humour again.Girlhood and Womanhood|Sarah Tytler
One of the principal ingredients in the mummy balsam is colocynth, or bitter apple, powdered.
Dr. Pulney Andy of India states that the extract prepared from the tender leaves is a good substitute for extract of colocynth.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines|T. H. Pardo de Tavera
Elisha throwing flour in the pot to sweeten the bitterness of the colocynth.The Arts and Crafts of Older Spain, Volume III (of 3)|Leonard Williams