|—suffix forming adjectives, —suffix forming nouns|
|indicating a state or quality: absorbefacient; rubefacient|
|[from Latin facient-, faciēns, present participle of facere to do]|
Causing; bringing about: somnifacient.
Something that causes or brings about: abortifacient.
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|