9), but this word, which is translated par fumeur in the French version, only indicates that the preparation of fragrant unguents and incense formed, even at that early date, a part of pharmacy, since the drugs mentioned, viz.
Weapons, food, water, unguents and various trinkets were laid with the corpse at all periods.
It was used in unguents and against the bites of snakes, &c. In the middle ages the flower continued to be common and was taken as the symbol of heavenly purity.
The body was brought to the pile in an embroidered robe and jars of unguents and honey were placed beside it.
Heat of Friction: Unguents.The work lost in friction is employed in producing heat.