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Plaster

Definition of plaster:

part of speech: noun

Plasterer.

part of speech: noun

A mixture of lime, sand, and water for coating walls; a cloth coated with a sticky medical substance and applied to some part of the body as a remedy; as a porous plaster: plaster of paris, a paste made of gypsum and water which soon hardens: used for casts, moldings, etc.

part of speech: adjective

Made of plaster.

part of speech: noun

Something that can be moulded into figures: a composition of lime, water, and sand for overlaying walls, etc.: ( med.) an external application spread on cloth, etc.

part of speech: verb

To cover with plaster, or a plaster.

part of speech: noun

Kind of mortar for overlaying walls; gypsum; drugs spread on cloth for external use.

part of speech: adjective

Made of such a pasty substance.

part of speech: verb

To overlay or cover with, or as with, a mixture of lime, sand, and water; as, to plaster the wall.

part of speech: verb

To cover with plaster: to cover with a plaster, as a wound.

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