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- verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of
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Nothing here excites or asswages emotion; here is no magical power of raising phantastick terror or wild anxiety.
The juice of poplar leaves, dropp’d into the ears, asswages the pain; and the buds contus’d, and mix’d with honey, is a good _collyrium_ for the eyes; as the unguent to refrigerate and cause sleep.