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lacrimatory

[lak-ruh-muh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈlæk rə məˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
adjective, noun, plural lacrimatories.
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  • Injuries after use of the lacrimatory agent chloroacetophenone in a confined space.
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lacrimatory

/ˈlækrɪmətərɪ; -trɪ/
adjective
1.
of, causing, or producing tears
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lacrimatory in Medicine

lacrimatory lac·ri·ma·to·ry or lach·ry·ma·to·ry (lāk'rə-mə-tôr'ē)
adj.
Causing the secretion of tears.

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