TITLE

oleum

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1515
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the Latin term "oleum" is presented, which means oil. Its plural form is "olea." The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the word is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21238255

 

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