Usage examples for pharmacopoeia

  1. The pharmacopoeia of those times combined more of morals with medicine than our own. – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3) by Isaac Disraeli
  2. No mention of them in the pharmacopoeia." – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  3. The use of the plant is dangerous and is condemned by the Pharmacopoeia of India. – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  4. They bade the prolyx Caucasian gentlemen not to misconstrue their inexorable demands, while they dined on acclimated anchovies and apricot truffles, and had for dessert a wiseacre's pharmacopoeia. – 1001 Questions and Answers on Orthography and Reading by B. A. Hathaway
  5. It is the most complicated drug in the pharmacopoeia. – A Bit of Old China by Charles Warren Stoddard
  6. It may be given in the form of the injection of the Pharmacopoeia, or preferably as a tablet dissolved in water. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  7. That, indeed, was perhaps what they were; a faint, faint odor of the pharmacopoeia clung to their pages; their magic was scientific. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  8. It is like saying to a man that he must not discuss questions of diet and exercise because he is not acquainted with the Pharmacopoeia, or that no one may argue on matters of current politics unless he is a trained historian. – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson
  9. The influence of moral effect in war is indisputable, and often tremendous; but like some drugs in the pharmacopoeia, it is very uncertain in its action. – Lessons of the war with Spain and other articles by Alfred T. Mahan
  10. Behind it dangled from dusty pegs portions of leather harness, which all the neat's- foot oil of the military pharmacopoeia could never again restore to softness or pliability. – Foes in Ambush by Charles King
  11. I could not move from bed for some weeks, but happily did not lose my senses, and she brought me the whole pharmacopoeia from the shops, from which to choose my medicines. – The Purple Cloud by M.P. Shiel
  12. Touching the remedy of the fox's liver, prescribed in the tale, I may add that there would be nothing strange in this to a person acquainted with the Chinese pharmacopoeia, which the Japanese long exclusively followed, although they are now successfully studying the art of healing as practised in the West. – Folk Tales Every Child Should Know by Various
  13. Their knowledge and skill were by no means contemptible, and their instruments and pharmacopoeia were surprisingly modern. – Life in the Roman World of Nero and St. Paul by T. G. Tucker
  14. This was at one time included as a medicine in the Edinburgh Pharmacopoeia, but it has now fallen out of such authoritative use. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  15. We have also used lead plaster of the pharmacopoeia for the same adhesive purpose. – Hunting with the Bow and Arrow by Saxton Pope
  16. Nothing in the pharmacopoeia could physic him into a pacific state. – Stories by English Authors: Ireland by Various
  17. I doubt that it will ever be studied for its style in our new Schools of Literature; a devilish cunning if often there, but it leaves a smack of the pharmacopoeia. – A Book of Prefaces by H. L. Mencken