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  1. astringency, astringencenoun

    a sharp astringent taste; the taste experience when a substance causes the mouth to pucker

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  1. astringence

    Astringence, also known as astringency, is a sensory phenomenon characterized by a rough, dry feeling in the mouth, typically after consuming certain foods, drinks, medicine, or products. It is caused by the contraction of body tissues, particularly mucus membranes. This sensation is usually due to the presence of tannins or other polyphenols.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of astringence in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of astringence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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