anacathartic definition

  • noun:
    • An expectorant or emetic medication.
    • certainly one of a class of medications which excite discharges by the lips or nostrils, as expectorants, emetics, sternutatories, and masticatories.
    • An expectorant or emetic medicine.
    • One of a class of medications which excite discharges because of the lips or nostrils, as expectorants, emetics, sternutatories, and masticatories.
  • adjective:
    • manufacturing nausea or expectoration.
    • manufacturing nausea or expectoration.
  • others:
    • In medicine, tossing up; cleansing by interesting discharges from lips or nostrils, as nausea, expectoration, etc.
    • In medicine, putting upward; cleaning by interesting discharges from the lips or nostrils, as vomiting, expectoration, etc.

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