cat|ag|mat|ic

cat|ag|mat|ic «KAT ag MAT ihk», adjective.
Medicine. having the property of consolidating broken parts; promoting the union of fractured bones: »

a catagmatic powder, plaster, or medicine.

[< French catagmatique < Greek kátagma, -matos fracture < katagnúnai to break, shatter]

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