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  • n. A medicine or application that promotes the healing of a sore or wound, or the formation of a cicatrix.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A medicine or application that promotes the healing of a sore or wound, or the formation of a cicatrix.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. That which cicatrizes; a medicine or an application that promotes the formation of a cicatrice.
  • Tending to form a cicatrice; showing a tendency to heal; cicatrisive.
  • Also spelled cicatrisant.

Etymologies

Compare French cicatrisant, properly the present participle of cicatriser. (Wiktionary)

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  • A medicine or application that promotes the formation of a cicatrix, and the healing of the wounded part

    June 17, 2008