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diaphoretic

adjective di·a·pho·ret·ic \-ˈre-tik\

Definition of DIAPHORETIC

1
:  having the power to increase perspiration
2
:  perspiring profusely
diaphoretic noun

First Known Use of DIAPHORETIC

15th century

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