calmative

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

Definition of calmative

Origin and Etymology of calmative

2calm + -ative (as in sedative)


First Known Use: 1870


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calmative

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

Medical Definition of calmative


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