revertent (plural revertents)
- (medicine, obsolete) A remedy which restores the natural order of the inverted irritative motions in the animal system.
- (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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for revertent in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)