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sudorific

[soo-duh-rif-ik] /ˌsu dəˈrɪf ɪk/
adjective
1.
causing sweat; diaphoretic.
noun
3.
a sudorific agent.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; < Neo-Latin sūdōrificus, equivalent to Latin sūdōr-, stem of sūdor sweat (see sudoriferous) + -i- -i- + -ficus -fic
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British Dictionary definitions for sudorific

sudorific

/ˌsjuːdəˈrɪfɪk/
adjective
1.
producing or causing sweating; sudatory
noun
2.
a sudorific agent
Word Origin
C17: from New Latin sūdōrificus, from sudor + Latin facere to make
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sudorific in Medicine

sudorific su·dor·if·ic (sōō'də-rĭf'ĭk)
adj.
Causing or increasing sweat.

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