Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of apozem in English:
- The root of parsley is sometimes made an ingredient in apozems and diet-drinks.
- If a drowsiness comes on, another apozem must be made without that ingredient, to be given till the effects of the former are over.
- The patient must drink a draught of the apozem as well after the electuary as after the pill.
Late Middle English: via Old French or late Latin from Greek apozema, from apozein 'to boil off', from apo 'completely' + zein 'to boil'.
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