Definition of Epulotic

1. a. Promoting the skinning over or healing of sores; as, an epulotic ointment.



Definition of Epulotic

1. Adjective. Promoting the skinning over or healing of sores. ¹

2. Noun. Any agent that promotes the skinning over or healing of sores. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Epulotic

1. a substance which aids the forming of scar-tissue [n -S]

Medical Definition of Epulotic

1. Promoting the skinning over or healing of sores; as, an epulotic ointment. An epulotic agent. Origin: Gr, fr. To scar over or heal; upon, over + whole. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Epulotic

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Literary usage of Epulotic

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1. Medical Commentaries (1783)
"... and epulotic, and the following forms are recommended by our Author. ... For the epulotic ; Melted wax, a pound; ..."

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