meaning of Algaroth

Algaroth meaning in General Dictionary

a phrase employed for the dust of Algaroth, a white powder that is a chemical of trichloride and trioxide of antimony. It had been formerly found in medication as an emetic, purgative, and diaphoretic.


Algaroth meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A term useful for the Powder of Algaroth, a white dust which will be a compound of trichloride and trioxide of antimony. It was previously found in medicine as an emetic, purgative, and diaphoretic.