as·​tringe | \ əˈstrinj \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of astringe

: to bind together : cause (tissue) to draw together : constrict, compress

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History and Etymology for astringe

Latin astringere, adstringere to bind fast, from ad- + stringere to bind tight

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“Astringe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/astringe. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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