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electuary

 [e-lek´choo͡-ar″e]
a medicinal preparation consisting of a powdered drug made into a paste with honey or syrup.

con·fec·tion

(kon-fek'shŭn),
A pharmaceutical preparation consisting of a drug mixed with honey or syrup; a soft solid, sometimes used as an excipient for pill masses.
[L. confectio]

electuary

(ĭ-lĕk′cho͞o-ĕr′ē)
n. pl. electuar·ies
A drug mixed with sugar and water or honey into a pasty mass suitable for oral administration.

electuary

a medicinal preparation consisting of a powdered drug made into a paste with honey or syrup.
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Echo Electuary is now in the process of moving its production to a larger facility in west Eugene, and will resume production of medicated varietal honey in jars.
He came armed with other patents (from other states) and testimonials, but the college suggested trying out the electuary on an animal.
TCM formula granule is a kind of granular pattern (some expensive medicines can be directly cut and granulated) made of TCM decoction pieces through single extracts, concentration, drying, and granulation, also it is called TCM immersed electuary, boil-free granule of Traditional Chinese Medicine, etc.