opodeldoc


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opodeldoc

(ˌɒpəˈdɛldɒk)
n
(Medicine) med a medical liniment made by mixing soap, alcohol, and essential oils
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And the leader passed on, leaving East better for those few words than all the opodeldoc in England would have made him, and Tom ready to give one of his ears for as much notice.
The smaller aspects of the study, such as the relative prominence of medicinal opodeldoc, and the noted absence of drinking chocolate, evokes Upper Canada as a space of particular tastes and circumstances, and in doing so, helps set the study area apart as distinctive in its own right.