zinc ointment


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zinc ointment

n.
A salve consisting of about 20 percent zinc oxide with beeswax or paraffin and petrolatum, used in the treatment of skin disorders. Also called zinc oxide ointment.
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Morgan''s sister admitted harbouring the soldier and told how she treated his injured thumb with zinc ointment. The bandage she used matched the material found at the murder scene.
The major launch was "L'il Goat's Milk," a children's collection that includes soap, lotion, a combination tearless shampoo/body wash, lotion-based body wipes and a zinc ointment.
Known as "Li'l Goat's Milk," the collection will have soap, lotion, a combination tearless shampoo/body wash, lotion-based baby wipes and a zinc ointment.
The children's collection, to be known as "Li'l Goat's Milk" will include soap, lotion, a combination tearless shampoo/body wash, lotion-based baby wipes, and a zinc ointment. The line features a consistent logo based on a plush toy goat.