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constringes

verb
present tense third-person singular of constringe

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to reduce in size or volume by or as if by pressing parts or members together
  • a styptic pencil stops the bleeding by constringing the small blood vessels at the site of cut

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constringed

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constringing

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“Constringes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/constringes. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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