(?), n. [L. ptisana peeled barley, barley water, Gr. , from to peel, husk; cf. F. ptisane, tisane.] 1. A decoction of barley with other ingredients; a farinaceous drink.
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2. (Med.) An aqueous medicine, containing little, if any, medicinal agent; a tea or tisane.
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