English-Spanish translation of poultice

Translation of the word poultice from english to spanish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

poultice in Spanish

medicinenoun cataplasma [f]
Synonyms for poultice
Similar words


Definitions of poultice
1. poultice - a medical dressing consisting of a soft heated mass of meal or clay that is spread on a cloth and applied to the skin to treat inflamed areas or improve circulation etc.
  cataplasm, plaster
  medical dressing, dressing the act of applying a bandage
  mustard plaster, sinapism a plaster containing powdered black mustard; applied to the skin as a counterirritant or rubefacient
1. poultice - dress by covering with a therapeutic substance
  dress arrange attractively; "dress my hair for the wedding"
  practice of medicine, medicine the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries; "he studied medicine at Harvard"
 = Synonym    = Antonym    = Related word
A poultice, also called cataplasm, is a soft moist mass, often heated and medicated, that is spread on cloth over the skin to treat an aching, inflamed, or painful part of the body. It can also be a porous solid filled with solvent used to remove stains from porous stone such as marble or granite. The word ""poultice"" comes from the Latin puls, pultes, meaning ""porridge.

Your last searches