What does the word embrocation mean?

Usage examples for embrocation

  1. The following embrocation may be applied to the spine, ears, belly, and legs:- Oil of cedar, 1 ounce. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  2. Dion had never happened to tell Daventry about Jimmy Clarke's strained hip and his own application of Elliman's embrocation. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  3. My husband is rheumatic, and finds Tarver's embrocation do him more good than anything. – The Revolution in Tanner's Lane by Mark Rutherford