BURNETTS DISINFECTING LIQUID OR FLUID
\bˈɜːnɪts dˌɪsɪnfˈɛktɪŋ lˈɪkwɪd ɔː flˈuːɪd], \bˈɜːnɪts dˌɪsɪnfˈɛktɪŋ lˈɪkwɪd ɔː flˈuːɪd], \b_ˈɜː_n_ɪ_t_s d_ˌɪ_s_ɪ_n_f_ˈɛ_k_t_ɪ_ŋ l_ˈɪ_k_w_ɪ_d ɔː f_l_ˈuː_ɪ_d]\
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A solution of chloride of zinc, first used by Sir William Burnett for preserving timber, canvass, &c., from dry rot, mildew, &c., and afterwards as an antibromic and antiseptic, especially in the case of dead bodies. The Dublin Pharmacopoeia has a Zinci Chlo'ridi Liquor, Solution of Chloride of Zinc, which is not near so strong as Sir William's preparation.
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