pastille definition

  • noun:
    • a little medicated or flavored tablet; a troche.
    • A tablet containing aromatic substances that is burned to fumigate or deodorize the air.
    • A pastel paste or crayon.
    • A soft flavoured candy.
    • A medicinal capsule, initially compressed natural herbs. A throat pastille is a large candy-like lozenge, which, when sucked, releases oils to soothe a sore throat and sometimes vapors to greatly help unblock the nose or sinuses.
    • a little granular one half spheroid piece of material.
    • a medicated lozenge accustomed soothe the neck
  • others:
    • See pastil.

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