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epispastic


epispastic


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Epispastic  \Ep"i*spas"tic\,  a.  [Gr.  ?,  fr  ?  to  draw  to 
  attract;  ?  to  +  ?  to  draw:  cf  F.  ['e]pispastique.]  (Med.) 
  Attracting  the  humors  to  the  skin;  exciting  action  in  the 
  skin;  blistering. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Epispastic  \Ep"i*spas"tic\,  n.  (Med.) 
  An  external  application  to  the  skin,  which  produces  a 
  puriform  or  serous  discharge  by  exciting  inflammation;  a 
  vesicatory.