airol definition

  • noun:
    • A grayish green antiseptic powder, composed of a simple iodide and gallate of bismuth, sometimes utilized in host to iodoform.
    • A greenish-gray, good, voluminous, odorless, and tasteless powder, reported to be an oxyiodide of bismuth subgallate. It is absorbent and antiseptic.
    • A grayish green antiseptic dust, composed of a simple iodide and gallate of bismuth, often found in place of iodoform.
    • A greenish-gray, fine, voluminous, odorless, and tasteless powder, said to be an oxyiodide of bismuth subgallate. It's absorbent and antiseptic.
65 votes

How would you define airol?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!