poultice


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Poultice \Poul"tice\, n. [L. puls, pl. pultes, a thick pap; akin
   to Gr. po`ltos. Cf. Pulse seeds.]
   A soft composition, as of bread, bran, or a mucilaginous
   substance, to be applied to sores, inflamed parts of the
   body, etc.; a cataplasm. "Poultice relaxeth the pores."
   --Bacon.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Poultice \Poul"tice\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Poulticed; p. pr. &
   vb. n. Poulticing.]
   To apply a poultice to; to dress with a poultice.
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