perspiratory

adjective
per·​spi·​ra·​to·​ry | \ pər-ˈspī-rə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce perspiratory (audio) , ˈpər-sp(ə-)rə- How to pronounce perspiratory (audio) \

Definition of perspiratory

: of, relating to, secreting, or inducing perspiration

First Known Use of perspiratory

1724, in the meaning defined above

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“Perspiratory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/perspiratory. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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perspiratory

adjective
per·​spi·​ra·​to·​ry | \ pər-ˈspī-rə-ˌtōr-ē How to pronounce perspiratory (audio) , ˈpər-sp(ə-)rə- How to pronounce perspiratory (audio) , -ˌtȯr- \

Medical Definition of perspiratory

: of, relating to, secreting, or inducing perspiration

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