carron oil

noun Pharmacology.
a liniment containing limewater and linseed oil, used in medicine chiefly for burns.
Also called lime liniment.

1880–85; named after Carron, Scotland, where it was used for treatment of ironworks laborers Unabridged
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carron oil (ˈkærən)
an ointment of limewater and linseed oil, formerly used to treat burns
[C19: named after Carron, Scotland, where it was used among the ironworkers]

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