Decoction meaning

dēkäk′shən
An extract produced by decocting.
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A decocting or being decocted.
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An extraction or essence of something, obtained by boiling it down.
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Origin of decoction

  • From Old French decoccion, decoction, from Latin decoctiō, from decoquō (“I boil down”), from de- + coquō.
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