\sˌapənɪmˈɛntəm], \sˌapənɪmˈɛntəm], \s_ˌa_p_ə_n_ɪ_m_ˈɛ_n_t_ə_m]\

Definitions of SAPONIMENTUM

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1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
By Smith Ely Jelliffe

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  • solution alphanaphthol, balsam tolu, benzoin, copal, oil thyme in ether; applied to skin, the ether evaporates and leaves a thin protective film, like that of collodion. A form of surgical dressing similar to collodion. An antiseptic varnish consisting copal resin, benzoin, balsam tolu, oil of thyme, alpha-naphthol, and ether.
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