depurative

[dep-yuh-rey-tiv] /ˈdɛp yəˌreɪ tɪv/
adjective
1.
serving to depurate; purifying.
noun
2.
a depurative agent or substance.
Origin
1675–85; depurate + -ive
Example Sentences for depurative
The shrub finds its way into cures of asthma, erysipelas, and is used as a depurative.
British Dictionary definitions for depurative
depurative (ˈdɛpjʊˌreɪtɪv, -rətɪv)
 
adj
1.  used for or capable of depurating; purifying; purgative
 
n
2.  a depurative substance or agent

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