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English definition of “liniment”


noun [U]     /ˈlɪn.ə.mənt/ old-fashioned
a liquid, usually containing alcohol, that is rubbed into the skin to reduce pain or stiffness in a joint (= place where two bones are connected)Specific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drug
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