Cerate

Cerate, historically simple cerate, (from Latin cera `wax`) is an unctuous preparation for external application, of a consistency intermediate between that of an ointment and a plaster. It can be spread upon cloth without the use of heat, but does not melt when applied to the skin. Cerate consists essentially of wax (for which resin, lead acetat.....
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Cerate

• (n.) An unctuous preparation for external application, of a consistence intermediate between that of an ointment and a plaster, so that it can be spread upon cloth without the use of heat, but does not melt when applied to the skin.
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cerate

noun a hard medicated paste made of lard or oil mixed with wax or resin
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Cerate

Ce'rate noun [ Latin ceratum , ceratm, from cera wax.] (Medicine) An unctuous preparation for external application, of a consistence intermediate between that of an ointment and a plaster, so that it can be spread upon cloth without the use of heat, but does not melt when applied to ...
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cerate

A rarely used unctuous solid preparation, harder than an ointment, containing sufficient wax to prevent it from melting when applied to the skin. ... Origin: L. Cera, wax ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Cerate

Cerate was the name of an external medicament, more or less liquid, having for its basis wax and oil. Simple cerate consisted of 8 ounces of lard and four of white wax melted together and stirred until cold.
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cerate

Type: Term Pronunciation: sē′rāt Definitions: 1. A rarely used unctuous solid preparation, harder than an ointment, containing sufficient wax to prevent it from melting when applied to the skin.
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cerate

[n] - a hard medicated paste made of lard or oil mixed with wax or resin
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