Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg. Click here to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!

Spongiopilin

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

spongiopilin

(Science: medicine) A kind of cloth interwoven with small pieces of sponge and rendered waterproof on one side by a covering of rubber. When moistend with hot water it is used as a poultice.

Origin: Gr, dim. Of a sponge _ felt.