Definition of Cataplasms

1. Noun. (plural of cataplasm) ¹



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Definition of Cataplasms

1. cataplasm [n] - See also: cataplasm

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cataplasms

cataphoras
cataphoreses
cataphoresis
cataphoretic
cataphoric
cataphract
cataphractic
cataphracts
cataphyll
cataphyllary leave
cataphylls
cataphysical
cataplasia
cataplasm
cataplasms (current term)
cataplastic
cataplectic
catapleiite
cataplexies
cataplexy
catapuce
catapult
catapulted
catapulter
catapulters
catapultian
catapultic
catapultier
catapultiers

Literary usage of Cataplasms

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1851)
"On the Galvanic cataplasms of Prof. Recamier.—Dr. TILT read to the Medical Society of London, May 31, 1851, a communication on this subject. ..."

2. A Treatise on Pharmacy by Edward Parrish (1884)
"This preparation is an elegant one for its purpose, and is free from the objection of being deliquescent like the plasma of Schacht. cataplasms. ..."

3. The Retrospect of Practical Medicine and Surgery: Being a Half-yearly edited by William Braithwaite, James Braithwaite, Edmond Fauriel Trevelyan (1851)
"When one of these cataplasms is tightly bound to the surface of the skin, it gives an unusual sensation of warmth,—a pricking sensation is felt, ..."

4. The Medico-chirurgical Review, and Journal of Practical Medicine (1846)
"MRP cites some cases in which he substituted cold for hot cataplasms with the greatest advantage : among others, some instances ..."

5. A Treatise on the Practice of Medicine by George Bacon Wood (1866)
"Leeches, emollient poultices, demulcents, and narcotic lotions, ointments, or cataplasms, will sometimes afford relief. Scrupulous attention should be paid ..."

6. General Surgical Pathology and Therapeutics by Theodor Billroth (1872)
"cataplasms.—Open Treatment of Wounds.—Prophylaxis against Secondary Inflammations.—Internal Treatment of those severely Wounded.—Quinine.—Opium. ..."

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