(because it breaks like a stalk). A species of fracture, when the bone is broken transversely so as not to cohere.
(From a stalk). An epithet for that juice of the asafoetida plant which flows from the stalk, by way of distinction from that which flows from the root, and is called rizias. Its stalk is styled caulos.
And Caulos, (from kalah, a Chaldean term). The stalk. See Caudex. It is a name also for both the penis and vagina; and in corn and grass it is called the blade. It is a name for a cabbage or colewort. See Brassica sativa.
Caulis florida. See Cauliflower.
(From cabbage). See Brast sica.
(From to burn). The heat of the atmosphere; or of the body in a fever.
(From uro, to burn). See Ambusta.
(From to burn). See
(From the same). In Hippocrates signifies a burning heat and inflammation.
Caustics, (from to burn). See Escharotica.
(From uro,to burn). See Ardens febris and Dipsas.
Dicta Thora parou. See Cajan.
(From cavus, hollow). A cavern. See also Pudendum Muliebre.
(From caviar). It is the pickled roe of the sturgeon.
And Cavilla, (from cavus). See Astragalus, and also Cuneiforme os.
"Ta,(from the same). See Auricula.
Ca Yan. See Piper Indicum.
See Fagara major.
(From because it pricks at the extreme parts). See Carduus haemorrhoidalis..
See Celastus inermis.
(From to split, or divide). A fissure or fragment.
L'ra Brasiliensibus. (Indian.) Guacu, or Miri. A tree which grows in Brasil. Its bark is bitter and astringent, and the decoction is employed in baths and fomentations for the relief of pains in the limbs, diseases from cold, tumours of the feet and belly, itch, and other cutaneous diseases. It is figured by Margrave in his plants of Brasil, p. 100, but its botanical place has not been ascertained.
(From to spring). A gall of the oak.
So called because it springs suddenly from the oak. See Gallae.