Plastery vs Plaster - What's the difference?
As an adjective plastery
is of the nature of plaster.
As a noun plaster is
a bandage, a band-aid.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* plastre (obsolete)
(uncountable) A paste applied to the skin for healing or cosmetic purposes.
(countable, New Zealand, British) A small adhesive bandage to cover a minor wound; a sticking plaster.
(uncountable) A mixture of lime or gypsum, sand, and water, sometimes with the addition of fibres, that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls and ceilings.
(countable) A cast made of plaster of Paris and gauze; plaster cast.
(uncountable) plaster of Paris.
* gypsum plaster
* plaster cast
* plaster lath
* plaster and lath; lath and plaster
* cement board
* gypsum board
To cover or coat something with plaster, or apply a plaster.
To hide or cover up, as if with plaster.
- Her face was plastered in mud.
- The radio station plastered the buses and trains with its advertisement.