Sentence Examples


  • 82) mentions it as an antidote to hemlock.
  • The last reaction is the basis of the application of ferric hydrate as an antidote in arsenical poisoning.
  • Denying any form of moral sense or conscience, he regards all the social virtues as evolved from the instinct for self-preservation, the give-and-take arrangements between the partners in a defensive and offensive alliance, and the feelings of pride and vanity artificially fed by politicians, as an antidote to dissension and chaos.
  • The prescription for the general antidote known as Mithradatum was found with his body, together with other medical MSS., by Pompey, after his victory over that king.
  • He had been bred by his father in a great veneration for the syllogistic logic as an antidote against confused thinking.