HyperDic: astringent_drug

English > 1 sense of the expression astringent drug:
NOUNartifactastringent drug, astringent, styptica drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals
English > astringent drug: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals.
Synonymsastringent, styptic
NarroweralumA double sulphate of aluminum and potassium that is used as an astringent (among other things)
Broadermedicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Spanishastringente, estíptico
Catalanastringent, estíptic, estíptico

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