hypostypsis

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hypostypsis

 [hi″po-stip´sis]
moderate astringency. adj., adj hypostyp´tic.
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hypostypsis

(hī″pō-stĭp′sĭs) [″ + stypsis, a contracting]
The state of being slightly astringent.
hypostyptic (-stĭp′tĭk), adjective
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