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  • noun Plural form of nauseant.


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  • Reid did not make his report until the year 1851, some forty years after the successful experiment of the above named Surgeons. and by extension and counter extension; -- aided by the administration of Chloroform, by the exhibition of nauseants and depressants; by bleeding; by the warm-bath; by the subcutaneous introduction of opium or some one of its preparations, particularly the salts of morphia.

    An Epitome of Practical Surgery, for Field and Hospital. 1863


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