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Catagmatick

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Catagmátick. adj. [κάταγμα, a fracture.] That which has the quality of consolidating the parts.

I put on a catagmatick emplaster, and, by the use of a laced glove, scattered the pituitous swelling, and strengthened it. Wiseman's Surgery.

Sources: Wiseman, Richard (68)

Attributes: Adjective (426) · Greek (126)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Catagmatick." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: June 30, 2013. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=15417.


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