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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A healing salve.

Usage examples (36)
  • He rubbed the ointment on his sunburn and promised himself never to fall asleep in the sun again.
  • The only fly in the ointment is where to buy it ...
  • Periocular ulcerative dermatitis associated with gentamicin ointment prophylaxis in newborns.
  • If betamethasone ointment is unavailable, mometasone ointment (15 grams) can be used instead. for more
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