arquebusade

Related to arquebusade: Arquebuse

arquebusade

(ˈɑːkwɪbəˌseɪd)
n
the shot of an arquebusa distilled water produced from a range of aromatic plants which was originally used to heal gunshot wounds
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Gerrard suggests that 'A decoction of leaves is good for them that have the naughty liver', and the plant was an essential ingredient of Arquebusade Water which was applied to wounds caused by early firearms.
32) The revolutionaries doubtless used heavy iron hammers, ropes, and arquebusades to shatter the stone and pull the sculptures to the ground.
It is, however, noteworthy that the very accessible west facade tympanum, also dedicated to Mary, suffered a modicum of damage while the north door's tympanum--not immediately visible from the plaza in front of the cathedral, covered by an extensive porch, and, because of a steep set of stairs, affording difficult access for ladders, arquebusades, and other shattering devices--received extensive destruction.