astringent

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Noun[edit]

astringent ‎(plural astringents)

  1. A substance which draws tissue together, thus restricting the flow of blood.

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Adjective[edit]

astringent ‎(comparative more astringent, superlative most astringent)

  1. Sharp, caustic, severe.
  2. (medicine) Having the effect of drawing tissue together; styptic.

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

astringent m ‎(feminine singular astringente, masculine plural astringents, feminine plural astringentes)

  1. astringent

Noun[edit]

astringent m ‎(plural astringents)

  1. astringent

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

astringent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of astringō