embrocation


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em·bro·ca·tion

(em'brō-kā'shŭn),
Rarely used term for liniment or for the application of a liniment.
[G. embrochē, a fomentation]

embrocation

(ĕm′brə-kā′shən)
n.
1. The act or process of moistening and rubbing a part of the body with a liniment or lotion.
2. A liniment or lotion.

embrocation

Any lotion or medicated liquid applied to the outside of the body in the hope of relieving muscle, joint or tendon pain. Embrocations have little direct effect.
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11###Varanus griseus koniecznyi (Goh)###Fat is used as an embrocation in arthritis (Katchbadar in local dialect), rheumatism (Tut in local dialect) and muscle-fatigue (Raig Taal in local dialect).
The Group acts as the agency and distributor of various well-known external use medicated oil products including the Mentholatum series, Flying Eagle Wood Lok Medicated Oil, Hoe Hin White Flower Embrocation and Kingworld Imada Red Flower Oil.
You would be able to run out at Wembley in the slipstream of David Beckham's embrocation.
OK,it tastes like stewed lentils and smells like something you would find in a footballers' changing rooms (embrocation,not socks, although on second thoughts ...) but it is absolutely the best lip salve/gloss on the market.
A Feng Shui expert will bid today to break a jinx on teams using the south dressing room at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium by filling the room with the smell of incense and sea salt instead of sweat and embrocation.
Those ageing Brown pores would seem far more likely to exude a mixture of magic medical sponges, sprays and embrocation, possibly combined with a whiff of stale sweat and odour eaters from his trainers.
Leading products include Nin Jiom Chuan Bei Pei Pa Koa and Nin Jiom Chuan Bei Pei Pa Candies; Taiko Seirogan; the "External Use Medication Categories," which includes Kingworld Imada Red Flower Oil, Flying Eagle Wood Lok Medicated Oil, Hoe Hin White Flower Embrocation and Mentholatum Ointment; and the "New Mother & Child Wellness Product" , such as the Culturelle probiotic series from the USA, BRAINSTRONG Prenatal DHA, FATBLASTER slimming coconut water from Australia, BLACKMORES fish oil, FUYUNHON body care products from Australia and Lifeline Care serial products of maternal and infant fish oil nutrients from Norway.
He even sold Andrews Grandmother's Embrocation Oil, an all-purpose medicament said to be 'guaranteed to cure anything short of rigor mortis'.
But Australian physiotherapist Dale Richardson came to his aid with embrocation at the sixth, and more manipulation after the ninth hole.
The Birmingham Daily Post of Tuesday, January 1, 1901 announced that: (a) Queen Victoria had commissioned a 19th century medal "as a personal memorial of the epoch which came to an end last night"; (b) an editorial began "To wish for a Happy New Year must today be added the prayer for a prosperous New Century"; and (c) Elliman's launched a new embrocation to "Begin the New Century.
Grunts, groans and sweary words echo around the empty stadium and the crowd is so close to the dressing-room they can almost smell the embrocation.
The coat is equipped with perfectly adequate hip and breast pockets in which I can keep my sandwiches, cigarettes, lighter, pens, notebook, hankies, pennies, photos, identity pass, teabags, bus tickets, lozenges, shopping lists, pocket dictionary, aspirins and embrocation, deodorant squirter, sherbert dip, volume of short stories, scarf, cap and gloves.