jalap

[ jal-uh p, jah-luh p ]SEE DEFINITION OF jalap

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It is prepared like resin of jalap and is a safe and sure purgative.

They came from the walks in prime condition, and tartar and jalap did the rest.

Tobacco and jalap grow in abundance at the foot of the Andes.

Scammony is generally formed into an emulsion with milk; and resin of jalap, with almonds and water.

It is frequently adulterated with jalap resin, a fraud readily detected by its insolubility in the last two menstrua.

The bowels were kept open by jalap and the potassium bitartrate.

"Then like as not these here is elephant's bones," remarked Jalap Coombs.

The talk now was about drugs and latitats, jalap and the law of escheats.

The next standby was calomel; the next, rhubarb; and the next, jalap.

So he picked up Jalap by her middle, and thoughtfully withdrew.

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