And yet not one mother or nurse in ten knows how to make a poultice.
"I should advise you to poultice," she said, addressing Tim.
I put him ter bed and made the poultice, then I put it ter his side.
In the common paronychia a poultice is generally sufficient.
It's like the poultice Aunt Cindy made for Walkah's toothache.
She chewed some of the poultice and swallowed ...