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hemostatic


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hemostatic  \Hem`o*stat"ic\,  a.  [Hemo-  +  Gr  statiko`s  causing  to 
  stand  fr  ?  to  stand.] 
  1.  (Med.)  Of  or  relating  to  stagnation  of  the  blood. 
 
  2.  Serving  to  arrest  hemorrhage;  styptic. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hemostatic  \Hem`o*stat"ic\,  n. 
  A  medicine  or  application  to  arrest  hemorrhage. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hemostatic 
  adj  :  tending  to  check  bleeding  by  contracting  the  tissues  or 
  blood  vessels  [syn:  {styptic}] 




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