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vomica

(vŏm′ĭ-kə)
n. pl. vomi·cae (-sē′)
1. Profuse expectoration of putrid matter.
2.
a. An abnormal pus-containing cavity, usually in a lung, caused by deterioration of tissue.
b. The pus contained in such a cavity.

vomica

An obsolete term for:
(1) Copious expectoration of purulent material;
(2) An abscess cavity, commonly of the lung.

vomica

(vom′ĭ-kă) plural.vomicae [L., ulcer]
1. An obsolete term for a cavity in the lungs, as from suppuration.
2. An obsolete term for sudden and profuse expectoration of putrid purulent matter.
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An example would be when I had to use a remedy called nux-v (nux vomica) or poison nut to help heal a colicky horse.
A good example is nux vomica. Consumed in large quantities, nux vomica can cause nausea (it's a seed from the Strychnos nux-vomica tree that contains strychnine).
The leaf extract of Ricinus communis, Datura alba and Strychnos nux vomica causes in fish erratic swimming, loss of reflexes, slow opercular movement and settling at the bottom motionless (ASHRAF et al., 2010).
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"Say you progress through 2 randomly generated floors with 2-3 elite packs (these packs probably won't drop any loot besides potions)," user Vomica posted in the (http://www.diablofans.com/topic/63051-mike-morhaime-d3-state-update-but-what-alt-change/) official "Diablo 3" forums .
Nux vomica: Use for swollen painful gums when the back of the tongue has a whitish coating and when the patient consumes a lot of stimulants such as coffee and tea.
"I sang and played in a lot of smaller bands like The Causey Way, Funkiller and Nux Vomica. [But] I would say that my first professional foray was as a backing vocalist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
When an outbreak of measles hit, the missionaries offered to treat the Natives with the current remedy--strychnine (nux vomica)--only administered at such high dosages that a 50 percent death rate resulted.