1 (Also called)
cataplasm (Med) a local moist and often heated application for the skin consisting of substances such as kaolin, linseed, or mustard, used to improve the circulation, treat inflamed areas, etc.
slang a large sum of money, esp. a debt
(C16: from earlier pultes, from Latin puls a thick porridge)
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