counterirritant

[ koun-ter-ir-i-tuh nt ]SEE DEFINITION OF counterirritant
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Applied externally it is used as a counterirritant in skin diseases.

A product of the oxidation of ethylic alcohol and of the destructive distillation of wood, applied locally as a counterirritant.

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