\ˈʌpsa͡ɪddˈa͡ʊn], \ˈʌpsa‍ɪddˈa‍ʊn], \ˈʌ_p_s_aɪ_d_d_ˈaʊ_n]\
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1919 - The concise Oxford dictionary of current English
By Sir Augustus Henry

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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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