Conglutinant

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Conglutinant Cementing together; uniting closely; causing to adhere; promoting healing, as of a wound or a broken bone, by adhesion of the parts.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • conglutinant Gluing; uniting; causing to adhere.
    • n conglutinant A medicine or medicinal application that promotes the healing of wounds by adhesion.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L., conglutinans, p. pr

Usage


In news:

When I imagine working on the Register 's editorial page, I think of alchemists—the Renaissance "scientists" who believed it was possible (as they put it) to "conglutinate" objects, to turn one thing into another.
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