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1 Aluminous silicates, as Delafosse remarks, more or less combined with other minerals. Though employed for various purposes in the arts, they are now but little used in medicine.
2 Probably because it was the more extensively employed of the two, in "collyria," or compositions for the eyes.
3 "Star" earth, apparently 32 From Eretria, in Eubœa. See B. iv. c. 21.
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