Ar`que*bus*ade" (#), n. [F. arquebusade shot of an arquebus; eau d'arquebusade a vulnerary for gunshot wounds.]

1.

The shot of an arquebus.

Ash.

2.

A distilled water from a variety of aromatic plants, as rosemary, millefoil, etc.; -- originally used as a vulnerary in gunshot wounds.

Parr.

 

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