American Heritage Stedman's Medical Dictionary:
- Arresting the flow of blood within the vessels.
- Arresting hemorrhage.
A hemostatic device or agent.
Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry:
Saunders Veterinary Dictionary:
Mosby's Dental Dictionary:
An agent used to reduce bleeding from minute vessels by hastening the clotting of blood or by the formation of an artificial clot.
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