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pas·til

, pastille (pas'til, pas-tēl'),
1. A small mass of benzoin and other aromatic substances to be burned for fumigation.
2. Synonym(s): troche
[Fr. pastille; L. pastillus, a roll (of bread), dim. of panis, bread]

pastille

(pă-stēl′) also

pastil

(păs′tĭl)
n.
1. A small medicated or flavored tablet; a troche.
2. A tablet containing aromatic substances that is burned to fumigate or deodorize the air.
3. A pastel paste or crayon.

pastille

[pastēl′, pas′til]
1 a gelatin-based sweetened and molded medication impregnated with a therapeutic substance intended to be sucked. See also troche.
2 a chemically treated paper disk that undergoes color changes when exposed to radiation.
3 a small mass containing aromatic substances and benzoic acid that is burned for fumigation. Also spelled pastil.

pas·tille

, pastil (pas-tēl', pas'til)
1. A small mass of benzoin and other aromatic substances to be burned for fumigation.
2. Synonym(s): troche.
[Fr. pastille; L. pastillus, a roll (of bread), dim. of panis, bread]
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The earliest pastille burners were most often made of metal, usually brass or bronze.
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Elle ajoute ensuite que l'impact benefique modeste detecte chez l'adulte est possiblement surpasse par des effets secondaires nefastes comme le mauvais gout des pastilles et la probabilite de nausees.
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A 24 head Ishida multihead weigher is reducing product giveaway by as much as 10% to maximise the throughput of Denmark's top selling 600 million a year Ga-Jol liquorice pastilles at the Toms Gruppen A/S factory in Hvidovre, near Copenhagen, Denmark.
They come in delicious soft and chewy pastilles that help healthy growth and development, energy and encourage a healthy metabolism.
Mae'n braf cael gwybod gan un sydd yn fferyllydd, a dwi'n gweld mod i'n "un o'r rhai hyn" - mi rydw i'n cofio Gees Linctus a'r pastilles yn iawn
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