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noun as in poultice


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Make a cataplasm of bean meal and salad oil, and lay it to the place afflicted.

By midnight Reardon lay in a comfortable room, a huge cataplasm fixed upon him, and other needful arrangements made.

Curumilla, after having washed the wounds with clean cold water, applied a cataplasm to them of bruised oregano leaves.

A plaster or cataplasm, with opium and camphor on the region of the stomach, will sometimes revert its retrograde motions.

A cataplasm applied in inflammations, Anthony's fire, &c., represses them.

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On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cataplasm, such as: compress, dressing, fomentation, and plaster.

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