Dictionary » C » Chalybeate

Chalybeate

Chalybeate

An obsolete term for impregnated with or containing iron salts and for a therapeutic agent containing iron.

Origin: g. Chalyps (chalyb-), steel


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 831 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link