What does diaphoretic mean?

Definitions for diaphoretic-ˈrɛt ɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diaphoretic(adj)

    used to produce perspiration

  2. diaphoretic, sudorific(adj)

    inducing perspiration


  1. diaphoretic(Noun)

    A product or agent which induces or promotes perspiration.

  2. diaphoretic(Adjective)

    Generating sweat or perspiration.

  3. Origin: From Latin diaphoreticus, from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diaphoretic(adj)

    alt. of Diaphoretical

  2. Diaphoretic(noun)

    a medicine or agent which promotes perspiration

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Diaphoretic

    dī-a-fo-ret′ik, adj. promoting perspiration.—n. a sudorific or medicine that increases perspiration.—n. Diaphorē′sis, perspiration artificially induced. [Gr.,—diaphorein, to carry off—dia, through, pherein, to bear.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diaphoretic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diaphoretic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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