noun, (often initial capital letter)
the 17th century, with reference to the Italian art or literature of that period.
the 17th century with reference to Italian art and literature
noun 1. an occasional and sudden oscillation of the water of a lake, bay, estuary, etc., producing fluctuations in the water level and caused by wind, earthquakes, changes in barometric pressure, etc. noun 1. a periodic oscillation of the surface of an enclosed or semienclosed body of water (lake, inland sea, bay, etc) caused by […]
noun 1. a large beer mug with a capacity of one liter (1.1 quarts) and often having a hinged lid.
- Seidlitz powder
/ˈsɛdlɪts/ noun 1. a laxative consisting of two powders, tartaric acid and a mixture of sodium bicarbonate and Rochelle salt (sodium potassium tartrate) Also called Rochelle powder Seidlitz powder Seid·litz powder or Seid·litz powders (sěd’lĭts) n. A mixture of tartaric acid, sodium bicarbonate, and potassium sodium tartrate, used as a mild cathartic by dissolving in […]
[sed-lits] /ˈsɛd lɪts/ noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. a mild laxative consisting of tartaric acid, sodium bicarbonate, and Rochelle salt, which are dissolved separately, mixed, and drunk after effervescence.