pastille

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noun pas·tille \pas-ˈtēl\
variants: or less commonly

pastil

play \ˈpas-təl\

Definition of pastille

  1. 1 :  a small mass of aromatic paste for fumigating or scenting the air of a room

  2. 2 :  lozenge 3

Origin and Etymology of pastille

French pastille, from Latin pastillus small loaf, lozenge; akin to Latin panis bread — more at food


First Known Use: 1574


Medical Dictionary

pastille

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noun pas·tille \pas-ˈtē(ə)l\
variants: also

pastil

\ˈpas-təl\play

Medical Definition of pastille

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