Definitions for vesicantˈvɛs ɪ kənt

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  1. vesicant, vesicatory(adj)

    a chemical agent that causes blistering (especially mustard gas)

  2. vesicatory, vesicant(adj)

    causing blisters

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  1. vesicant(Noun)

    Any material that causes blisters upon contact with the skin.

  2. vesicant(Adjective)

    Causing blistering to the skin.

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  1. Vesicant(noun)

    a vesicatory

  2. Origin: [L. vesica blister: cf. F. vsicant.]


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