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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 styp·tic /ˈstɪptɪk/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 styp·tic /ˈstɪptɪk/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Styp·tic a.  Producing contraction; stopping bleeding; having the quality of restraining hemorrhage when applied to the bleeding part; astringent. [Written also stiptic.]
 Styptic weed Bot., an American leguminous herb (Cassia occidentalis) closely related to the wild senna.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Styp·tic, n. Med. A styptic medicine.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : tending to check bleeding by contracting the tissues or
            blood vessels [syn: hemostatic]
      n : a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals
          [syn: astringent, astringent drug]