a preparation of a medicinal substance dissolved in or mixed with glycerin.
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How to use glycerite in a sentence
The compound gall ointment or the glycerite of tannin will be found to act successfully in some cases.
For this purpose the glycerite of tannin and laudanum in equal parts is good.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse | United States Department of Agriculture
McTeague sprayed the tooth with glycerite of tannin, but without effect.McTeague | Frank Norris