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concoction

(kŏn-kŏk′shŭn) [L. con, with, + coquere, to cook]
A mixture of two medicinal substances, usually done with the aid of heat.
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He said that he was told that all the five members of his late brother's family members who were in the house that fate night, including his late brother; his wife, 'Baby' and three out of their five children drank the concoction .
"We took the jug and the other substances that we strongly suspect were used to make the concoction. We took them as exhibits," a statement by the police dated January 31, read.
"On Thursday, 7 workers on a construction project in which I've partnered drunk an unknown concoction. Sadly 3 lost their lives but 4 have been discharged.
Elle peut etre administree comme un complement au traitement therapeutique aux malades a condition que ces concoctions soient elaborees par des professionnels.
The concoction used rum and pineapple juice as the base while tuak and nutmeg syrup added the extra nuances for a drink that is both sweet and potent.
He said the inmates then squirted the bleach concoction in the eyes of the female officer and took her keys, then hit a male officer in the head, knocked him to the floor and kicked him in the ribs.
Quraishi said cases of oral cancers is on rise at alarming pace with youth being the most vulnerable due to use of chalia (betel nut), pan (betel quid) and their poisonous concoctions easily available in form of gutka, manpuri, mawa etc.
A fusion caf going by the same name at the newly opened Waterfront Market in Deira, Coffeetea sells a unique concoction which its owners claim is the perfect blend between coffee and tea, even as it manages to retain their individual flavours.
Ovvio Oils present day version contains nine essential oils, which include the core ingredients from the legendary concoction. It contains essential oils of cinnamon bark, cassia, clove bud, lemon, rosemary, eucalyptus, peppermint, cajeput, and frankincense.
Was our reaction Wwhen we first saw that she had chosen this lilac concoction, left, as her dress for the big night.
The reality is it is extremely hard to police as the people making these concoctions are always one step ahead of drug laws.
Aydalla and Dagohoy tasted the milk tea concoction but the former immediately spat it due to its unpleasant taste.