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green soap

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noun
  1. a soap made chiefly from potassium hydroxide and linseed oil, used in treating some skin diseases.
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Origin of green soap

First recorded in 1830–40
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British Dictionary definitions for green soap

green soap

noun
  1. med a soft or liquid alkaline soap made from vegetable oils, used in treating certain chronic skin diseasesAlso called: soft soap
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green soap in Medicine

green soap

(grēn)
n.
  1. A translucent, yellowish-green soft or liquid soap made chiefly from vegetable oils and used in the treatment of skin disorders.
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