- pertaining to or causing sweating.
- pertaining to a sudatorium.
Origin of sudatory
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Examples from the Web for sudatory
A hut is built, to be used as a sudatory (as will be related below).
There exist, at the present time, scores of baths where the odours of the sudatory chambers are nauseating.
A generally dark and heavy tone of colouring is very oppressive in a sudatory chamber.
Another very remarkable institution of the Manitaries is the sudatory.
All shrivelled up as we were by the heat—for we were almost past the sudatory stage—we drank in some refreshment from the scenery.
- relating to or producing sweating; sudorific
- med a sudatory agent
- another word for sudatorium
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