(From Celotomia 1895 hernia, and cut). See Castratio and Hernia.


It means the beating of the life, or of the life's blood; and is a barbarous term of Paracelsus.


A celsitate,from its height. See Lotus arbor.


See Coementum and Corro-sio.


See Aludel.


(From Cexchramis 1897 millet). See Frcus Sativa.


A species of herpes, called, from its resembling Cenchrius 1898 millet. See Herpes, Bell's

Spec. 3d.


Millet, (from Cenchros 1899 dry; because it is a very dry seed). See Millium. These seeds are also called cenchreides; and, in Hippocrates, we find the words miliar:/ Sweats.


(From Ceneangia 1901 vacuus, inanis, and vas,) is an emptiness of vessels from abstinence. It is sometimes thought to mean, primarily, a spontaneous evacuation of blood- from the vessels; and, consequently, that which is artificial may be meant by this term. In some dissections the vessels have been found remarkably empty; but this appearance has not been connected with any concourse of symptoms.

Ceneo Nes

The flanks, from Ceneo Nes 1903 empty.

Cenigdam And Ceniplam, And Cenigo-Tam And Cenipolam

The name of an instrument anciently used for opening the head in epilepsies.


A purging remedy, formerly used in the venereal disease, supposed to be mercurial.


(From Cenosis 1904 empty). Evacuation. Cenosis imports a general evacuation; catharsis the evacuation of a particular humour which offends with respect to quality, and almost exclusively from the alimentary canal.

Centaurea Benedicta

See Carduus Benedictus.

Centaurea centaureum. See Rhaponticum Vulgare.


See Gratiola. 3 D


(From centum, a hundred, and morbus, a disease; so called because it was supposed capable of curing a great number of diseases). See Nummularia.


(From centum, and nervus, a string; so called from the many ribs upon its leaves). See Plantago.


Or Centinodium, (from centum, and nodus, a knot; so called from its many knots or joints). See Polygonum.


(From centum, and pes, a foot). See Aselli.


(From centrum, a centre). The degenerating of a saline principle, and contracting a corrosive and ulcerating quality. Hence centrum salis is said to be the principle and cause of ulcers. Paracelsus.

Centre Phrentque

See Diapiiragma.


(From Centrion 1906 a spur). An epithet for a plaster mentioned by Galen, calculated against stitches in the side.