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- n. Alternative spelling of tisane.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete spelling of ptisan.
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Penn Herbs labels this as a stimulating tonic, and recommends to drink it as a tisan 1 cup of boiling water to ½ or 1 tsp. of the dried roots, steep for 4-7 minutes and drink as is or with honey and/or lemon, and counter indicates it for pregnant women.
His only dress was a night-gown and slippers, and he drank from time to time a quantity of tisan, or some such liquid, which was placed beside him, saying he had suffered severely during the night, but that his complaint had left him.
This incessant warfare, while it weakened them as a nation, had increased their cunning and skill in par - tisan warfare.
Here then we dined, took our _tisan de champagne glacée_ upon the well-shaded gallery fronting the river, and in due time I mounted, and rode down to the city, to make my toilet and receive the Alexandrians.