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The Mortar and Pestle

Author(s):  Allen Loyd V Jr

Issue:  Mar/Apr 1997 - Pediatric Care
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Page(s):  80-82

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Abstract:  The mortar and pestle has always been a characteristic utensil of the pharmacy profession. This article provides an historical overview of its role, including a discussion of types of mortars and pestles, materials and symbolism.

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