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Synonyms for plaster

Synonyms for plaster

to spread with a greasy, sticky, or dirty substance

Synonyms for plaster

any of several gypsum cements

a medical dressing consisting of a soft heated mass of meal or clay that is spread on a cloth and applied to the skin to treat inflamed areas or improve circulation etc

a surface of hardened plaster (as on a wall or ceiling)

adhesive tape used in dressing wounds

apply a heavy coat to

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cover conspicuously or thickly, as by pasting something on


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affix conspicuously

apply a plaster cast to

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dress by covering with a therapeutic substance

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Two sculptures in this exhibition were both cast in pinkish dental plaster from the insides of hot-water bottles.
Pure gypsum as illustrated in the above table is used in food and pharmaceutical applications and certain products such as dental plasters that command prices ranging from US $1,175 - $3,500 per tonne.