nervine

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adjective

ner·​vine ˈnər-ˌvēn How to pronounce nervine (audio)
: tending to soothe nervous excitement
a nervine tonic

nervine

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noun

: a tonic that soothes nervous excitement

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“Nervine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nervine. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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