TITLE

paraffin

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1587
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "paraffin" is presented. It refers to a waxy, white, tasteless, odorless mixture of solid hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum. It can also be used as an ointment base or wound dressing. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21239410

 

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