Origin of escharotic
French or Late Latin; French escharotique, from Late Latin escharoticus, from Greek escharōtikos, from escharoun to form an eschar, from eschara eschar
First Known Use: 1612
Medical Definition of escharotic
: an escharotic agent (as a drug)
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