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Definitions

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

  • n. An astringent preparation applied to the skin to decrease perspiration.

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  • n. a substance used to minimize sweating or perspiration and the associated odor, usually applied to the underarm area

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

  • n. an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce perspiration

Etymologies

anti- +‎ perspirant (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • A treatment which reduces sweating is called an antiperspirant.

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  • Then it uses more energy to be manufactured into all kinds of products, such as antiperspirant deodorants, and shipped all over the world for consumers to buy.

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  • Most Americans use some form of shampoo, soap, lotion, and antiperspirant every day, and these toxins, applied to the skin, are absorbed dermally.

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  • Glide-on stick products, applied like a solid antiperspirant, are supposed to reduce foot friction and prevent sore spots.

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  • Some excellent suggestions here, but I am particularly intrigued by CGull's antiperspirant trick.

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  • Also, antiperspirant and cookware can have aluminum, also.

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  • Was there a way they could trace the poison to his antiperspirant can?

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  • Then he sprayed the sock until it was soaked with the antiperspirant.

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  • She swabbed a smear of antiperspirant under each arm and briskly dressed without even a glance in the mirror.

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  • • Antiperspirants: If an ordinary antiperspirant used correctly doesn't work, the next step is to buy an over-the-counter "clinical strength" antiperspirant—which is about twice the price of an ordinary one, says David Pariser , a professor at the Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Va.

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