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A list of all pages that have property "Has definition" with value "Used as a fabric stiffener". Since there have been only a few results, also nearby values are displayed.

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  • Parasiticide  + (Treats external parasites such as ringworm This should perhaps be joined with Parasiticide in 'Other Uses')
  • Ophthalmic  + (Treats eye complaints)
  • Antipyretic  + (Treats fevers. See Febrifuge)
  • Antihaemorrhoidal  + (Treats haemorrhoids (piles). This would probably be best added to another heading)
  • Antipruritic  + (Treats itching of the skin)
  • Mouthwash  + (Treats problems such as mouth ulcers)
  • Antirheumatic  + (Treats rheumatism)
  • Odontalgic  + (Treats toothache (temporary measure only) and other problems of the teeth and gums)
  • Antiviral  + (Treats virus diseases)
  • Unknown use  + (Uh-oh! This part of the plant hasn't been assigned a use. Please refer to the accompanying text for this use type.)
 (Used as a fabric stiffener)
  • Starch  + (Used as a fabric stiffener.)
  • Packing  + (Used as a filler in boxes etc in order to protect the contents.)
  • Bedding  + (Used as a lining for sleeping on or putting fruits etc on.)
  • Wick  + (Used as a wick for candles, lamps etc.)
  • Egg  + (Used as an egg substitute.)
  • Beads  + (Used as necklaces etc.)
  • Pins  + (Used as needles and pins in sewing etc. Also used to lance boils, extract splinters from the skin etc.)
  • Brush  + (Used for cleaning clothes, as a paintbrush etc.)
  • Scourer  + (Used for cleaning pots, pans, plates etc.)
  • Disinfectant  + (Used for cleaning wounds)