Definitions

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

  • adj. Archaic Producing or stimulating physical vigor. Used of a medicine.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. strengthening; supporting; corroborating
  • n. Anything that gives strength or support; a tonic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Strengthening; supporting; corroborating.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Strengthening; having the power or quality of giving strength: as, a corroborant medicine.
  • n. A medicine that produces strength and vigor; a tonic.

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

  • adj. used of a medicine that is strengthening

Etymologies

Latin corroborans, present participle. See corroborate. (Wiktionary)

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