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tussive

[ tuhs-iv ]
/ ˈtʌs ɪv /
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adjective Pathology.
of or relating to a cough.
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Origin of tussive

1855–60; <Latin tuss(is) cough + -ive

OTHER WORDS FROM tussive

post·tus·sive, adjective
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Medical definitions for tussive

tussive
[ tŭsĭv ]

adj.
Of or relating to a cough.
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