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chalastic Explained

chalastic at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » χαλαστικός|lang=grc.

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Inter: medicin » e Reducing stiffness; laxative.
    1. 1621, Inter: w » Robert Burton (scholar)|Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, II.5.3.i:

  • : Octavius Horatianus, lib. 2, cap. 5, prescribes chalastic cataplasms, or dry purging medicines ....