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- adj. Slightly increasing perspiration; mildly diaphoretic.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Slightly increasing an insensible perspiration; mildly diaphoretic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In medicine, producing a very slight, insensible perspiration; gently diaphoretic.
- n. A remedial agent which produces a very slight, insensible perspiration; a mild diaphoretic.
Ancient Greek dia- + πνοή ("breath") + -ic (Wiktionary)
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