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haemostatic or (US) hemostatic (ˌhiːməʊˈstætɪk, ˌhɛm-, ˌhiːməʊˈstætɪk, ˌhɛm-)
1.  retarding or stopping the flow of blood within the blood vessels
2.  retarding or stopping bleeding
3.  a drug or agent that retards or stops bleeding
hemostatic or (US) hemostatic

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