Glossary of Medical Terms

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1. That which is used to fill a cavity or any empty space, or to supply a deficiency; as, filling for a cavity in a tooth, a depression in a roadbed, the space between exterior and interior walls of masonry, the pores of open-grained tree, the space between the outer and inner planks of a vessel, etc. 2. The woof in woven fabrics. 3. Prepared wort added to ale to cleanse it. Back filling. See Back. Source: Websters Vocabulary
penicillary   penicillate   penicillic acid   penicilliform   penicillin   penicillin amidase   penicillinase   penicillinate   (1)
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