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calmative

noun or adjective calm·ative \ˈkä-mə-tiv, ˈkäl-, also ˈk(l)-, ˈka-\

Definition of CALMATIVE

:  sedative
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Origin of CALMATIVE

2calm + -ative (as in sedative)
First Known Use: 1870
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calmative

noun or adjective calm·ative \ˈkäm-ət-iv, ˈkäl-mət-\

Medical Definition of CALMATIVE

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