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Definition of "poultices" [poultices]

  • Plural form of poultice. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "poultices" in a sentence
  • "They make excellent poultices from the bark of the bass and the slippery elm."
  • "These folds of cotton material James calls his poultices for drawing the impurities away from the system; they, in the present instance, afford him time to think over the sort of engineering that will task his energies to some extent."
  • "“And so,” concluded the pope, “wounds that do not respond to the healing of poultices must be lanced with a blade.”"
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