hypostypsis

noun
hy·​po·​styp·​sis | \ ˌhī-pə-ˈstip-səs How to pronounce hypostypsis (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypostypsis

: mild or moderate astringency

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“Hypostypsis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypostypsis. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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