- light liquid paraffin
- light mineral oil.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Liquid paraffin (medicinal) — Medicinal Liquid Paraffin is a very highly refined mineral white oil used in cosmetics and for medical purposes. This is a UK definition (British Pharmacopoeia) and the term may have different uses in other countries. The cosmetic or medicinal… … Wikipedia
light mineral oil — [NF] light white mineral oil a mixture of liquid hydrocarbons obtained from petrolatum, with a specific gravity of 0.818â€“0.880; used similarly to mineral oil. Called also light liquid paraffin and light liquid petrolatum … Medical dictionary
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petrolatum — A yellowish mixture of the softer members of the paraffin or methane series of hydrocarbons, obtained from petroleum as an intermediate product in its distillation; used as a soothing application to burns and abrasions of the skin and as a base… … Medical dictionary
Mineral oil — For crude oil found in geological deposits, see Petroleum. Bottle of mineral oil as sold in the U.S. A mineral oil is any of various colorless, odorless, light mixtures of alkanes in the C15 to C40 range from a non vegetable (mineral) source,… … Wikipedia
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