hartshorn

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An aqueous solution of ammonia; smelling salts

Sophia, who had tottered along with much difficulty, sunk down in her chair; but by the assistance of hartshorn and water, she was prevented from fainting away.

The antler of a hart, once used as a source of ammonia
{n} a chymical spirit, an herb
The horn or antler of the hart, or male red deer
{i} antler of a deer
Spirits of hartshorn (see below); volatile salts
spirits of hartshorn
A mixture of ammonia and water
hartshorn

    Silbentrennung

    harts·horn

    Türkische aussprache

    härtshôrn

    Aussprache

    /ˈhärtsˌhôrn/ /ˈhɑːrtsˌhɔːrn/

    Etymologie

    () hart +‎ 's +‎ horn.

    Wort des Tages

    spoonerism
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