Epulotic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Epulotic Promoting the skinning over or healing of sores; as, an epulotic ointment.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • epulotic Healing; cicatrizing.
    • n epulotic A medicament or an application which tends to dry, cicatrize, and heal wounds or ulcers.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Epulotic ep-ū-lot′ik cicatrising
    • n Epulotic a cicatrising medicament
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. , fr. to scar over or heal; 'epi` upon, over + whole