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Synonyms of styptic

Noun


1. astringent, astringent drug, styptic, medicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug

usage: a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals

Adjective


1. styptic, hemostatic, astringent (vs. nonastringent)

usage: tending to check bleeding by contracting the tissues or blood vessels

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