collyria


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collyrium

 [kŏ-lir´e-um] (pl. colly´ria) (L.)
a lotion for the eyes; an eye wash.

collyria

eyewash.
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It is no accident that Maecenas arrives while our hero is anointing his eyes (oculis ego nigra meis collyria lippus / illinere, interea Maecenas advenit, 1.
Grand-dam won Irish St Leger, out of halfsister to Collyria and Varinia.
The surviving text edited here comprises 409 recipes, which are divided into chapters according to the following categories: "theriacs" and electuaries, "divine remedies" and purgative electuaries, decoctions, pills, confections, pastilles, stomachics, cataplasms, oils, beverages, enemas, collyria, and linaments.