evacuant

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e·vac·u·ant

 (ĭ-văk′yo͞o-ənt)
adj.
Causing evacuation, especially of the bowels; purgative.
n.
A purgative.

evacuant

(ɪˈvækjʊənt)
adj
(Medicine) serving to promote excretion, esp of the bowels
n
(Medicine) an evacuant agent

e•vac•u•ant

(ɪˈvæk yu ənt)

adj.
1. promoting evacuation from the bowels.
n.
2. an evacuant medicine.
[1720–30; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.evacuant - strongly laxative
laxative - stimulating evacuation of feces

evacuant

adjective
Of, relating to, or tending to eliminate:
Translations

e·vac·u·ant

a. evacuante, catártico, estimulante de la evacuación.