suppositoire

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

suppositoire m (plural suppositoires)

  1. suppository

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Etymology[edit]

Attested at least as early as 1377 in Bernard de Gordon's Fleur de lys en medecine. Borrowing from Latin suppositorium.

Noun[edit]

suppositoire m (oblique plural suppositoires, nominative singular suppositoires, nominative plural suppositoire)

  1. suppository