laxative

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From Middle French laxatif, from Latin laxatus

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laxative (comparative more laxative, superlative most laxative)

  1. Having the effect of moving the bowels, or aiding digestion and preventing constipation.

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laxative (plural laxatives)

  1. Any substance, such as a food or in the form of a medicine which has a laxative effect.

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laxative

  1. feminine form of laxatif