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essence

 [es´ens]
1. that which is or necessarily exists as the cause of the properties of a body.
2. a solution of a volatile oil in alcohol.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

es·sence

(es'ens),
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism (usually a plant) producing it; by extension, synthetic perfumes or flavors.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ESSENCE

Cardiology A clinical trial–Efficacy & Safety of Subcutaneous Enoxaparin in Non-Q-Wave Coronary Events–which compared the effectiveness of enoxaparin antithrombolytic therapy vs heparin in treating acute MI. See Low-dose heparin.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

es·sence

(es'ĕns)
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism (usually a plant) producing it; by extension, synthetic perfumes or flavors.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

es·sence

(es'ĕns)
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism producing it.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about essence

Q. Have you ever try Flower Essences for bipolar disorders??? I am Flower Essences practitioner as well as a Cognitive Behavior Therapist educated in Venezuela.I have wonderful experiences with Flower Essences and Alternative Terapies.

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