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counterirritate

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To produce an opposite irritation in; to treat with one morbid process for the purpose of curing another.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To produce counter irritation in; to treat with one morbid process for the purpose of curing another.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In medicine, to produce an artificial inflammation or congestion in order to relieve a morbid condition existing in another part.

Etymologies

counter- +‎ irritate (Wiktionary)

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