What is RHODIUM?

A rare metal wt., 103 of the platinum group. Its medicinal qualities are little known. See Elements, Table of. R., Oil of: a fragrant oil derived from the root-wood of Convolvulus scoparius and C. flaridus of the Canaries; a factitious compound which commercially replaces the preceding for the most part; an oil from Amyris balsamifera, a West Indian tree. The foregoing oils are mainly used by veterinarians.

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