abirritant

abirritant

[ab-ir-i-tuhnt] Medicine/Medical.
noun
1.
a soothing medication.
adjective
2.
relieving or lessening irritation; soothing.

Origin:
1875–80; ab- + irritant

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To abirritant
Collins
World English Dictionary
abirritant (æbˈɪrɪtənt)
 
adj
1.  relieving irritation
 
n
2.  any drug or agent that relieves irritation

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

abirritant ab·ir·ri·tant (āb-ĭr'ĭ-tənt)
adj.
Relieving irritation; soothing.


ab·ir'ri·tant n.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;