charta

noun
char·​ta | \ ˈkärt-ə How to pronounce charta (audio) \
plural chartae\ -​ˌē How to pronounce chartae (audio) \

Medical Definition of charta

1 : a strip of paper impregnated or coated with a medicinal substance and used for external application
2 : a paper folded to contain a medicinal powder

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“Charta.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/charta. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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