[kuh n-gloot-n-uh nt, kuh ng-]

adjective Medicine/Medical.

promoting the union of a wound's edges.

Origin of conglutinant

1820–30; < Latin conglūtinant-, stem of conglūtināns, present participle of conglūtināre to make cohere; see conglutinate Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for conglutinant



obsolete (of the edges of a wound or fracture) promoting union; adhesive
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conglutinant in Medicine


[kən-glōōtn-ənt, kŏn-]


Promoting union, as of the edges of a wound.
Relating to or characterizing the abnormal adhering of tissues to one another.
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