cataplasm Meaning

Definition: (noun) A medical dressing consisting of a soft heated mass of meal or clay that is spread on a cloth and applied to the skin to treat inflamed areas or improve circulation etc.
Synonyms: poultice, plaster.
Usage: In an effort to reduce the inflammation, they wrapped the horse's leg in a cataplasm made of leaves.
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Definition: (noun) A medical dressing consisting of a soft heated mass of meal or clay that is spread on a cloth and applied to the skin to treat inflamed areas or improve circulation etc.
Synonyms: poultice, plaster.
Usage: In an effort to reduce the inflammation, they wrapped the horse's leg in a cataplasm made of leaves.
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