Origin of embrocation
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Historical Examples of embrocation
Epithema, L. Any external liquid medicine for local application; as an embrocation or lotion.
It is used chiefly in India mixed with oil as an embrocation for rheumatism; given internally it is regarded as an antisyphilitic.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines
T. H. Pardo de Tavera
The prescription for the embrocation runs—Spirit serpylli 120 grammes, tinct.
He sends some physic to be given, and some embrocation to rub on the back.The Dog
Dinks, Mayhew, and Hutchinson
She was anxious to get away from the question of the embrocation.A Safety Match