Examples from the Web for irritative
Irritative lesions in general produce muscular spasms or convulsions, while destructive lesions cause paralysis.
This is especially useful if there be any form of irritative cough or local excitement, such as the aged sometimes experience.Insomnia; and Other Disorders of Sleep|Henry M. Lyman
In like manner the irritative ideas suggest to us many other trains or tribes of ideas that are associated with them.Zoonomia, Vol. I|Erasmus Darwin
For irritative pain on the surface Aconite is most efficacious.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
Those things, which increase the exertions of all the irritative motions, are termed incitantia.Zoonomia, Vol. II|Erasmus Darwin