un irritative

irritative

[ir-i-tey-tiv]
adjective
1.
serving or tending to irritate.
2.
Pathology. characterized or produced by irritation of some body part: an irritative fever.

Origin:
1680–90; irritate + -ive

irritativeness, noun
unirritative, adjective
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irritative ir·ri·ta·tive (ĭr'ĭ-tā'tĭv)
adj.
Causing irritation.

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