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Definitions of TRITURATIO
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Trituration, a term in homeopathic pharmacy, adopted by the U.S.P., to denote a powder prepared by triturating together definite quantities of a medicinal substance and sugar of milk. In homeopathic pharmacy the triturations are in the proportion of one part of the drug to 9 parts of sugar of milk (decimal), or of 1 of the drug to 99 of sugar of milk (centesimal trituration); in the U.S.P. the general formula is 10 parts of the drug to 90 of sugar of milk.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop