irritative

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

irritate +‎ -ive

Adjective[edit]

irritative (comparative more irritative, superlative most irritative)

  1. serving to excite or irritate
    an irritative agent
  2. accompanied with, or produced by, increased action or irritation
    an irritative fever
    (Can we find and add a quotation of E. Darwin to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

irritative f

  1. feminine form of irritatif

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

irritative

  1. feminine plural of irritativo

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