Dipsetic Dip*set"ic, a. [Gr. ?.] Tending to produce thirst. --Wright. [1913 Webster]

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  • dipsetic — dipsetic, a. and n. (dɪpˈsɛtɪk) [ad. Gr. διψητικ ός provoking thirst, thirsty, f. διψά ειν to thirst, δίψα thirst.] A. adj. Producing thirst. B. n. A substance or preparation that produces thirst. in Craig. in Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

  • dipsetic —   a.,n. (thing) causing thirst …   Dictionary of difficult words

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