Styptic colloid

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Styptic colloid (Med) a preparation of astringent and antiseptic substances with some colloid material, as collodion, for ready use.
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Usage

In literature:

The styptic colloid of Richardson is a strong solution of tannin in gun-cotton collodion.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 6" by Various
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