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1. A washerwoman.

2. (Science: chemical) a trough used by miners to receive the powdered ore from the box where it is beaten, or for carrying water to the stamps, or other apparatus, for comminuting, or sorting, the ore.

Origin: Contracted fr. Oe. Lavender, f. Lavandiere, LL. Lavandena, from L. Lavare to wash. See Lave.

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Human Collembola Infestations

... powder, and garlic are our best defense without the antibiotics or other drugs. Wash all clothes in heavy ammonia and pick the fibers off as you launder. There is also a homeopathic remedy called Sulfur 6X that is safe for children. It is used for itch and rashes but it will also cause this stuff ...

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by Sabrina
Tue Jun 20, 2006 4:40 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
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