collutory

[ kol-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]
/ ˈkɒl əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i /

noun, plural col·lu·to·ries. Medicine/Medical.

Origin of collutory

< New Latin collūtōrium, equivalent to collū- (stem of Latin colluere to rinse, wash out; col- col-1 + -luere, combining form of lavere to wash) + -tōrium -tory1
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Medicine definitions for collutory

collutory
[ kŏlyə-tôr′ē ]

n.

mouthwash
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