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Botrys

*Bo/trus), a Greek physician, who must have lived in or before the first century after Christ. His writings are not now extant, but they were used by Pliny for his Natural History. (Ind. to H. N. xiii. xiv.) One of his prescriptions is preserved by Galen. (De Compos. Medicam. sec. Locos. iii l. vol. xii. p. 640.)

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