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A glycerite is a preparation made using glycerin as a solvent. (Yourbestdigs, Flickr)
Glycerite Definition: A glycerite is an extract prepared by soaking a sample in glycerin or a glycerin solution. Either vegetable-based or animal-based glycerin may be used, though it is customary to use plant-based glycerin to prepare herbal glycerites. Advantages: Some chemical compounds are more soluble in glycerin than in water or alcohol, […]

What Is a Glycerite? Definition and Preparation