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(lĭn′ĭ-mĕnt )

[L. linimentum, smearing substance]
A liquid vehicle (usually water, oil, or alcohol) containing a medication to be rubbed on or applied to the skin. It may be applied by the friction method or on a bandage.

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TY - ELEC T1 - liniment ID - 735764 ED - Venes,Donald, BT - Taber's Medical Dictionary UR - https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/735764/all/liniment PB - F.A. Davis Company ET - 23 DB - Nursing Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -