What does calefacient mean?

Definitions for calefacient

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word calefacient.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. calefacient, warming(adj)

    producing the sensation of heat when applied to the body

    "a mustard plaster is calefacient"


  1. calefacient(Noun)

    A medical agent or substance which produces a feeling of warmth when applied to the body.

  2. calefacient(Adjective)

    having heating or warming effects

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calefacient(adj)

    making warm; heating

  2. Calefacient(noun)

    a substance that excites warmth in the parts to which it is applied, as mustard

  3. Origin: [L. calefaciens p. pr. of calefacere to make warm; calere to be warm + facere to make.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calefacient in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calefacient in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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