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mustard plaster


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A medicinal plaster made with a pastelike mixture of powdered black mustard, flour, and water, used especially as a counterirritant. Also called sinapism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a plaster containing powdered black mustard; applied to the skin as a counterirritant or rubefacient


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