sternutator

noun
ster·nu·ta·tor | \ˈstər-nyə-ˌtā-tər \

Definition of sternutator 

: an agent that induces sneezing and often lacrimation and vomiting

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1922, in the meaning defined above

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sternutator

noun
ster·nu·ta·tor | \ˈstər-nyə-ˌtāt-ər \

Medical Definition of sternutator 

: an agent that induces sneezing and often lacrimation and vomiting

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