adiaphoretic


adiaphoretic
/ad'ee af'euh ret"ik, euh duy'euh feuh-/, Med.
adj.
1. preventing or reducing perspiration.
n.
2. an adiaphoretic agent.
[A-6 + DIAPHORETIC]

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