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Rhabarbarate

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Rhabárbarate. adj. [from rhabarbara, Lat.] Impregnated or tinctured with rhubarb.

The salt humours must be evacuated by the sennate, rhabarbarate, and sweet manna purgers, with acids added, or the purging waters. Floyer on the Humours.

Sources: Floyer, John (18)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Rhabarbarate." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: May 23, 2012. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=9530.


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