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Overview of noun astringency

The noun astringency has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. astringency, astringence

(a sharp astringent taste; the taste experience when a substance causes the mouth to pucker)

2. astringency, stypsis

(the ability to contract or draw together soft body tissues to check blood flow or restrict secretion of fluids) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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