Thursday, December 03, 2009
Definitions for roborant
- Strengthening; restoring vigor.
- A strengthening medicine; a tonic; a restorative.
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Citations for roborant
A major field study of the effect of pollen extracts on the common cold and its roborant . . . effects in 775 Swedish military recruits did not give unequivocal results in relation to the prophylactic effect of the preparation used against the common cold.
That day, I felt the need of a roborant after my ghost-ridden night, and I swigged down two doses.
Origin of roborant
Roborant derives from the present participle of Latin roborare, "to strengthen," from robur, roboris, "strength."