Origin of jalap
Examples from the Web for jalap
Historical Examples of jalap
It is prepared like resin of jalap and is a safe and sure purgative.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines
T. H. Pardo de Tavera
They came from the walks in prime condition, and tartar and jalap did the rest.The Reckoning
Robert W. Chambers
Tobacco and jalap grow in abundance at the foot of the Andes.Torrey's Narrative
Scammony is generally formed into an emulsion with milk; and resin of jalap, with almonds and water.
It is frequently adulterated with jalap resin, a fraud readily detected by its insolubility in the last two menstrua.