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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Preventing or relieving itching: an antipruritic agent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a medical agent that stops itching.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Tending to relieve itching.
  • n. A remedy which tends to relieve itching.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a substance that relieves or prevents itching

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