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astringent /əs'trindʤənt/
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    Concise Dictionary
    +a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals
    +sour or bitter in taste
    +tending to draw together or constrict soft organic tissue

    Advanced English Dictionary
    adjective, noun
    + adjective
    1 (technical) (of a liquid or cream) able to make the skin feel less OILY or to stop a cut from bleeding: an astringent lotion + to have an astringent effect
    2 (formal) critical in a harsh or clever way: astringent writers / comments
    3 (formal) (of a taste or smell) slightly bitter but fresh: the astringent taste of lemon juice
    astringency noun [U]
    + noun
    a liquid or cream used in COSMETICS or medicine to make the skin less OILY or to stop a cut from bleeding

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