Rarely used term for diminishing mucous secretion.
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An older term for either:
adjective Referring to blennostasis—stopping the flow of mucus; or

noun An agent that stops the flow of mucus.

The term mucostatic fills the lexical is more readily understood and used in the working medical parlance.
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