• synonyms


  1. Resembling pulp; pulpy.
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Examples from the Web for pultaceous

Historical Examples of pultaceous

  • Simple, superficial, erythematous, or catarrhal stomatitis; pultaceous stomatitis.

    A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II


  • Its edges are irregular and ragged, its base uneven like a crater, and its surface is more or less covered with pultaceous dbris.

  • If a pultaceous mass is present it has a soft, doughy feeling, and when pressed an indentation is left.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse

    United States Department of Agriculture

  • The mucous membrane was soft, pultaceous, and easily removed, tinged with dark green bile.

  • If double boiler be used no water need be added, and thus the rice will be dry and not pultaceous.

    No Animal Food

    Rupert H. Wheldon