diaphoretic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin diaphoreticus, from Ancient Greek διαφορητικός (diaphorētikos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /daɪəfəˈɹɛtɪk/

Adjective[edit]

diaphoretic (comparative more diaphoretic, superlative most diaphoretic)

  1. Generating sweat or perspiration.

Noun[edit]

diaphoretic (plural diaphoretics)

  1. A product or agent which induces or promotes perspiration.

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