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an·ti·per·spi·rant

 (ăn′tē-pûr′spər-ənt, ăn′tī-)
n.
An astringent preparation applied to the skin to decrease perspiration.

an′ti·per′spi·rant adj.

antiperspirant

(ˌæntɪˈpɜːspərənt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce or prevent perspiration
adj
reducing or preventing perspiration

an•ti•per•spi•rant

(ˌæn tɪˈpɜr spər ənt)

n.
an astringent preparation for reducing perspiration, often containing aluminum.
[1940–1945]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.antiperspirant - an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce perspirationantiperspirant - an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce perspiration
toilet articles, toiletry - artifacts used in making your toilet (washing and taking care of your body)
Translations
antiperspirant
deodorant
antiperspirantti
sredstvo protiv znojenja
izzadásgátlóizzadtsággátló
発汗抑制剤
지한제
antiperspirant
ยาลดการขับเหงื่อ
thuốc chống ra mồ hôi

antiperspirant

[ˌæntɪˈpɜːspərənt]
A. ADJantitranspirante
B. Nantitranspirante m

antiperspirant

anti-perspirant [ˌæntiˈpɜːrspərənt] ndéodorant m

antiperspirant

[æntɪˈpɜːspɪrənt] ndeodorante m (ad azione) antitraspirante

antiperspirant

مُضاد لإفْراز العَرَق antiperspirant deodorant Antitranspirant αντιεφριδρωτικό antisudoral antiperspirantti antitranspirant sredstvo protiv znojenja antitraspirante 発汗抑制剤 지한제 antiperspirant antiperspirant antyperspirant antiperspirante, antitranspirante антиперспирант antiperspirant ยาลดการขับเหงื่อ ter önleyici deodorant thuốc chống ra mồ hôi 止汗剂

antiperspirant

adj & n antitranspirante m
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He said: "We do not believe that aluminium is absorbed into the body from the use of antiperspirants.
3) You might have a buildup of dry skin thanks to antiperspirants and shaving.
She said aluminium salts in antiperspirants were a major source of exposure to aluminium in humans.
ORAL DEODORANT: Joining the crowded shelf of deodorants and antiperspirants is a new stink-free solution called Body Mint.
Antiperspirants work by plugging sweat glands with aluminum salts.
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