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astrictĭo (ads- ), ōnis, f. astringo.
I. A power of contracting, astringency: “herba gustūs amari cum adstrictione,Plin. 27, 10, 59, § 83.—
II. The act of sharpening, Cod. Th. 1, 4, 3.
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    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 27.83
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