James's powder

James's powder
James's powder James"'s pow`der (Med.) Antimonial powder, first prepared by Dr. James, an English physician; -- called also {fever powder}. [1913 Webster]

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  • James's powder — Antimonial An ti*mo ni*al, a. Of or pertaining to antimony. n. (Med.) A preparation or medicine containing antimony. [1913 Webster] {Antimonial powder}, a consisting of one part oxide of antimony and two parts phosphate of calcium; also called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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