noun Chemistry, Pharmacology.
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Gallic acid occurs but seldom in nature; and always united to brucine, veratrine, or lime.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
A milder, but still very useful form of the same kind of action, is produced by veratrine-ointment.
Far more useful, in neuralgias generally, is the external application of aconite or of veratrine.
The colchiceæ, from which is obtained veratrine, form an exception among the monocotyledons.
Used as a friction in rheumatism, and the other cases in which veratrine is employed.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley