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  • n. Alternative form of emmenagogue.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See emmenagogue.


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  • It is the amiable diuretic as great as an emenagogue.

    Archive 2009-11-01

  • The root of the Alizari (rubia tinctoria) is considered as an emenagogue by the nomadic Turucks, and during childbed the same remedy is resorted to to call forth the lochia when once checked.

    Labor Among Primitive Peoples


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