Adipsous A*dip"sous, a. [Gr. ?; 'a priv. + ?, thirst.] Quenching thirst, as certain fruits. [1913 Webster]

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  • adipsous — adipsous, a. Med. (əˈdɪpsəs) [f. as prec. + ous.] Allaying thirst. Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

  • adipsy —   n. lack of thirst.    ♦ adipsous, a. Medicine, quenching thirst …   Dictionary of difficult words

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