Definition of Delphinia
1. delphinium [n] - See also: delphinium
Lexicographical Neighbors of Delphinia
Literary usage of Delphinia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Edinburgh Medical and Surgical Journal (1836)
"Pure delphinia has little effect upon the mucous membrane of the stomach and bowels. It may be administered in some cases to the extent of three or four ..."
2. A Formulary for the Preparation and Medical Administration of Certain New by François Magendie, James Manby Gully (1836)
"delphinia. This alkali was discovered in IS 19, in the seeds of the ... Preparation of delphinia. Boil in a little distilled water a quantity of the seeds ..."
3. A Dictionary of Chemistry by Andrew Ure (1828)
"Alcohol separates from this precipitate the vegetable alkali in an impure state, Pure delphinia obtained by the first process is crystalline while wet, ..."