liver of sulphur; a substance of a liver-brown colour, occasionally found in medicine, formed by fusing sulphur with carbonates associated with the alkalis (especially potassium).
Any compound resembling hepar in appearance; especially, in homeopathy, calcium sulphide.
Liver of sulphur; a substance of a liver-brown color, sometimes used in medicine. It is formed by fusing sulphur with carbonates of the alkalies (esp. potassium), and consists essentially of alkaline sulphides. Called also hepar sulphuris (�).
Any material resembling hepar correct, to look at; especially, in homeopathy, calcium sulphide, labeled as additionally hepar sulphuris calcareum (�).
In anatomy, the liver. Also called jecur.
In old chemistry, one of various compounds of sulphur with the metals, having a brown-red or liver color.
In the homeopathic materiamedica, calcium sulphid.