depilatory


de·pil·a·to·ry

noun \di-ˈpi-lə-ˌtr-ē\

: a substance that removes body hair you do not want

plural de·pil·a·to·ries

Full Definition of DEPILATORY

:  an agent for removing hair, wool, or bristles
depilatory adjective

First Known Use of DEPILATORY

1606

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