expulsive

[ik-spuhl-siv]
adjective
tending or serving to expel.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French expulsive (feminine) < Medieval Latin expulsīvus. See expulsion, -ive

nonexpulsive, adjective
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expulsive (ɪkˈspʌlsɪv)
 
adj
tending or serving to expel

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expulsive ex·pul·sive (ĭk-spŭl'sĭv)
adj.
Tending to expel.

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In all expulsive acts the diaphragm is called into action to give additional power to each expulsive effort.
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