Adstringent

Ad`strin´gent


a.1.See Astringent.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Another possibility concerning active compounds may be the polymeric proanthocyanidins, leading to an unspecific interaction by H-H-linkages with the bacterial adhesins, blocking them by a kind of tannin-like adstringent process.