sudatory


sudatory
/sooh"deuh tawr'ee, -tohr'ee/, adj., n., pl. sudatories.
adj.
1. pertaining to or causing sweating.
2. pertaining to a sudatorium.
n.
3. sudatorium.
[1590-1600; < L sudatorius inducing sweat, equiv. to suda(re) to SWEAT + -torius - TORY1]

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  • Sudatory — Su da*to*ry, a. [L. sudatorius, fr. sudare to sweat: cf. F. sudatoire. See {Sweat}.] Sweating; perspiring. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sudatory — Su da*to*ry, n.; pl. {Sudatories}. [L. sudatorium.] A bagnio; a sweating bath; a vapor bath. [1913 Webster] These sudatories are much in request for many infirmities. Evelyn. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sudatory — [so͞o′də tôr΄ē] adj. [L sudatorius < sudor,SWEAT] 1. of a sudatorium 2. SUDORIFIC n. pl. sudatories SUDATORIUM …   English World dictionary

  • sudatory — adj. & n. adj. promoting perspiration. n. (pl. ies) 1 a sudatory drug. 2 = SUDATORIUM. Etymology: L sudatorius f. sudare sweat …   Useful english dictionary

  • sudatory — noun (plural ries) Date: 1615 sudatorium …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sudatory — I. n. Hot house, sweating bath, vapor bath, sweating room, stew, bagnio, Turkish bath, Russian bath, warm bath, tepidarium. II. a. Sweating, perspiring …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • sudatory — su·da·to·ry …   English syllables

  • sudatory — su•da•to•ry [[t]ˈsu dəˌtɔr i, ˌtoʊr i[/t]] adj. n. pl. ries 1) phl sudorific 2) sudatorium • Etymology: 1590–1600 …   From formal English to slang

  • sudatory — /ˈsjudətəri/ (say syoohduhtuhree), / tri/ (say tree) adjective 1. relating to or causing sweating. 2. relating to a sudatorium. –noun 3. → sudatorium. {see sudatorium} …   Australian English dictionary

  • sudatory —   a. sweating; sudorific; n. sudatorium; sudarium …   Dictionary of difficult words


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