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- n. Any remedy that promotes discharges.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A remedy which promotes discharges, as an emetic, or a cathartic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A medicine that promotes excretion; an eliminative.
- Relating to excretion or to any of the excretory organs: said of a disease which affects these functions or organs, or of a remedy which promotes excretion.
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)