Definition of Etherism
1. addiction to ether [n -S]
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Literary usage of Etherism
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1. Twentieth Century Practice: An International Encyclopedia of Modern Medical by Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1895)
"etherism. Ether has a sweetish, pungent, hot taste, and when drunk gives rise to a burning feeling of constriction in the mouth, fauces, and throat. ..."
2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1849)
"The etherism, sometimes exciting cough and sense of suffocation, ... Experiments, with regard to the effect of local etherism on the lower animals and on ..."
3. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1888)
"... cannot here be done, and one is often reminded of the " etherism " of the late Phillip Spiller. Both articles are disfigured by a number of misprints. ..."
4. Adolescence: Its Psychology and Its Relations to Physiology, Anthropology by Granville Stanley Hall (1904)
"... of return," as Proclus and Plotinus said, by contemplation toward the etherism from which all things emanated and into which they will be reabsorbed. ..."
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