Mundify

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Mundify To cleanse.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • mundify To cleanse; make clean; purify.
    • mundify To do something by way of cleansing.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Mundify mun′di-fī to cleanse, purify
    • n Mundify a cleansing ointment or plaster
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. mondifier, L. mundificare,. See Mundificant

Usage

In literature:

Suppuration may also be promoted by mundifying and quickening the Wound, especially if the Bolsters be steep'd in the following Composition.
"The Compleat Surgeon, or the Whole Art of Surgery Explain'd in a Most Familiar Method" by Charles Gabriel Le Clerc
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