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Dobell's solution

[doh-belz] /ˈdoʊ bɛlz/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a clear, yellowish, aqueous solution of sodium borate, sodium bicarbonate, phenol, and glycerol, used chiefly as an antiseptic and astringent for the nose and throat.
Origin
named after H. B. Dobell (1828-1917), English physician
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Dobell's solution

/ˈdəʊbəlz/
noun
1.
a solution of sodium borate, sodium bicarbonate, phenol, and glycerol, used as an astringent or antiseptic wash for the throat and nose
Word Origin
C19: named after Horace B. Dobell (1828–1917), British physician
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