Oxymel of verdigris is stimulant, detergent, and escharotic.
Formerly used to make an astringent and detergent lotion:—1 oz.
Hot water is itself a detergent; that is, it has the power of dissolving dirt.
In the case of weak-bodied soap, this addition gives firmness and tends to increase the detergent qualities.
Gingerly she sat him down on a stool, and with detergent and ...