- a preparation of a medicinal substance dissolved in or mixed with glycerin.
Origin of glycerite
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Examples from the Web for glycerite
McTeague sprayed the tooth with glycerite of tannin, but without effect.McTeague
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
The compound gall ointment or the glycerite of tannin will be found to act successfully in some cases.