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  Words related to plaster

Related / Similar Words: adhesive plaster, sticking plaster, plasterwork, poultice, cataplasm, plaster of Paris, daub, plaster over, stick on

 

Definition:
  • adhesive tape used in dressing wounds;
  • a hardened surface of plaster (as on a wall or ceiling); "there were cracks in the plaster";
  • 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.;
  • a mixture of lime or gypsum with sand and water; hardens into a smooth solid; used to cover walls and ceilings;
  • any of several gypsum cements; a white powder (a form of calcium sulphate) that forms a paste when mixed with water and hardens into a solid; used in making molds and sculptures and casts for broken limbs;
  • dress by covering with a therapeutic substance;
  • coat with plaster; "daub the wall";
  • apply a heavy coat to;
  • apply a plaster cast to; "plaster the broken arm";
  • affix conspicuously; "She plastered warnings all over the wall";
  • cover conspicuously, as by pasting something on; "The demonstrators plastered the hallways with posters";

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    Hyponyms: court plaster, pargeting, pargetting, pargetry, mustard plaster, sinapism, finish coat, finishing coat, grout, parget, roughcast, spackle, spackling compound, stucco, render-set, mud, mortar

     

    Grouped Verbs: daub

     

    Derivational Morphology: daub, poultice, cataplasm, plastering, daubing, plasterwork, plasterer, plaster of Paris

     

    Anagrams: stapler, Psalter

     

     
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