Definition of Stiptic. Meaning of Stiptic. Synonyms of Stiptic

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Definition of Stiptic

Stiptic Stip"tic, a. & n. (Med.) See Styptic.
Styptic Styp"tic, a. [L. stypticus, Gr. ?, fr. ? to contract.] Producing contraction; stopping bleeding; having the quality of restraining hemorrhage when applied to the bleeding part; astringent. [Written also stiptic.] Styptic weed (Bot.), an American leguminous herb (Cassia occidentalis) closely related to the wild senna.

Meaning of Stiptic from wikipedia

- hemostatic dressings (for example, in QuikClot). A styptic (also spelled stiptic) is a specific type of antihemorrhagic agent that works by contracting...
- bitter oyster, the astringent p****, the luminescent panellus, or the stiptic fungus, is a species of fungus in the family Mycenaceae, and the type species...
- Vargula hilgendorfii, Quantula striata snail, googly-e**** gl**** squid, stiptic fungus, Noctiluca scintillans, Pyrocystis fusiformis, vargulin, sea pen...