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sudorific

[soo-duh-rif-ik]
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adjective
  1. causing sweat; diaphoretic.
  2. sudoriparous.
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noun
  1. a sudorific agent.
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Origin of sudorific

1620–30; < New Latin sūdōrificus, equivalent to Latin sūdōr-, stem of sūdor sweat (see sudoriferous) + -i- -i- + -ficus -fic
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British Dictionary definitions for sudorific

sudorific

adjective
  1. producing or causing sweating; sudatory
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noun
  1. a sudorific agent
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Word Origin

C17: from New Latin sūdōrificus, from sudor + Latin facere to make
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sudorific

(sōō′də-rĭfĭk)
adj.
  1. Causing or increasing sweat.
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