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  • adj. viscous, glutinous, adhesive
  • n. A drug causing constipation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Fit to be applied as a plaster; glutinous; adhesive.
  • n. A medicine causing constipation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Viscous; glutinous; adhesive; fit to be applied as a plaster: as, emplastic applications.
  • n. A constipating medicine.

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