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adjective as in sweaty


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Taken internally, camphor is a nerve stimulant, a diaphoretic and a feeble antipyretic.

Acetic ether is diaphoretic, stimulant, antispasmodic, and narcotic.

Expectorant and diaphoretic, in small doses; emetic and narcotic, in larger ones.

I was informed next morning that during the night he had taken diaphoretic infusions, and that he felt himself better.

The genus is described as tonic, diaphoretic, and in large doses emetic and aperient.

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On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to diaphoretic, such as: moist, sticky, stinky, wet, bathed, and clammy.

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