Depurative
Depurative Dep"u*ra*tive, a. [Cf. F. d['e]puratif.] (Med.) Purifying the blood or the humors; depuratory. -- n. A depurative remedy or agent; or a disease which is believed to be depurative. [1913 Webster]

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  • Depurative — herbs are considered to have a purifying and detoxifying action.[1] References ^ The Ultimate Herbal Compendium, Kerry Bone, Phyotherapy Press, 2007, ISBN 9780646476025 …   Wikipedia

  • depurative — index medicinal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • depurative — /dep yeuh ray tiv/, adj. 1. serving to depurate; purifying. n. 2. a depurative agent or substance. [1675 85; DEPURATE + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • dépurative — ● dépuratif, dépurative adjectif dépuratif nom masculin Se disait de tisanes et de médications auxquelles on attribuait la propriété de débarrasser l organisme de ses toxines et de ses déchets …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • depurative — /ˈdɛpjəreɪtɪv/ (say depyuhraytiv), /ˈdɛpjərətɪv/ (say depyuhruhtiv) Medicine –adjective 1. serving to depurate; purifying. –noun 2. a depurative agent or substance …   Australian English dictionary

  • depurative — /dep yeuh ray tiv/, adj. 1. serving to depurate; purifying. n. 2. a depurative agent or substance. [1675 85; DEPURATE + IVE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • depurative — Tending to depurate; depurant. * * * dep·u·ra·tive (depґu ra″tiv) tending to purify or cleanse …   Medical dictionary

  • Depurative — A substance tending to purify or cleanse. Achillea, Asclepia, Bambusa, Byttneria, Cassia, Centella, Chamissoa, Chiococca, Cissampelos, Cleome, Commelina, Cornutia, Crescentia, Davilla, Desmodium, Drymaria, Gouania, Guazuma, Jatropha, Lepidium,… …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • dépuratif — dépuratif, ive [ depyratif, iv ] adj. et n. m. • 1792; de dépurer ♦ Qui purifie l organisme, en favorisant l élimination des toxines, des déchets organiques. ⇒ diaphorétique, diurétique, purgatif, sudorifique. La bourrache, plante dépurative. ♢ N …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • depurativ — DEPURATÍV, Ă, depurativi, e, s.n., adj. (Substanţă) care curăţă organismul de substanţele vătămătoare şi favorizează eliminarea toxinelor şi a produşilor de dezasimilaţie2. – Din fr. dépuratif. Trimis de LauraGellner, 10.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98 … …   Dicționar Român

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