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 Saturn,Saturna’lia. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Saturn’s Tree,
 
in alchemy, is a deposit of crystallised lead, massed together in the form of a “tree.” It is produced by a shaving of zinc in a solution of the acetate of lead. In alchemy Saturn = lead. (See DIANA’S TREE.)   1
 


 Saturn,Saturna’lia. 

 
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