from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The trade-name of a low-grade substitute for india-rubber, made by impregnating such fibrous materials as hemp or jute with linseed-oil, repeatedly exposing it, spread out on trays, to the oxidizing action of air at about 45° C. and working the product between rollers into a uniform mass, capable of undergoing an imperfect vulcanization.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun medicine The antiviral compound 1,2,3,4-tetrahydrotetraoxonaphthalene


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  • (while in drug stores, if there are any, they cost 5000 - 10000 manats), and oxolin nasal ointment, which costs 20 000 manats in drug stores, costs between 50 000 and 80 000. Annasoltan 2009


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