Dolorific
Dolorific Dol`or*if"ic, Dolorifical Dol`or*if"ic*al, a. [LL. dolorificus; L. dolor pain + facere to make.] Causing pain or grief. --Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • dolorific — dolorífic adj. m., pl. dolorífici; f. sg. dolorífică, pl. dolorífice Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  DOLORÍFIC, Ă adj. dureros, care produce o durere fizică. (< it. dolori …   Dicționar Român

  • dolorific — adjective Of, or related to pain …   Wiktionary

  • dolorific — Pain producing. * * * do·lo·rif·ic .dō lə rif ik, .däl ə adj causing pain or grief * * * do·lor·if·ic (do″lor ifґik) producing or causing pain …   Medical dictionary

  • dolorific — do·lo·rif·ic …   English syllables

  • dolorific — /dɒləˈrɪfɪk/ (say doluh rifik) adjective Rare causing grief or pain …   Australian English dictionary

  • dolorific —   a. causing sorrow or pain …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • dolorific — |dōlə|rifik sometimes |däl adjective Etymology: Middle French dolorifique, from Medieval Latin dolorificus, from Latin dolor + i + ficus fic : causing pain or grief …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dolorifical — Dolorific Dol or*if ic, Dolorifical Dol or*if ic*al, a. [LL. dolorificus; L. dolor pain + facere to make.] Causing pain or grief. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Painfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Capability of giving pain PARAG:Painfulness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 painfulness painfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 trouble trouble care &c.(pain) 828 Sgm: N 1 trial trial Sgm: N 1 affliction affliction infliction …   English dictionary for students

  • algesiogenic — Pain producing. SYN: algogenic. [G. algesis, sense of pain, + gen, production] * * * al·ge·sio·gen·ic (al je″ze o jenґik) [algesio + genic] dolorific …   Medical dictionary

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