Algarot(redirected from Mercurius vitae)
|n.||1.||(Med.) A term used for the Powder of Algaroth, a white powder which is a compound of trichloride and trioxide of antimony. It was formerly used in medicine as an emetic, purgative, and diaphoretic.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.