diarrhetic
adjective see diarrhea

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Diarrhetic — Di ar*rhet ic, Diarrhoetic Di ar*rh[oe]t ic, a. (Med.) Producing diarrhea, or a purging. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • diarrhetic — See diarrheal. * * * …   Universalium

  • diarrhetic — adjective That causes, or is associated with diarrhea …   Wiktionary

  • diarrhetic — SYN: diarrheal. * * * di·ar·rhet·ic or chiefly Brit di·ar·rhoet·ic ret ik adj DIARRHEIC …   Medical dictionary

  • diarrhetic — adj. of diarrhea, pertaining to abnormally frequent and fluid bowel movements …   English contemporary dictionary

  • diarrhetic — di·ar·rhet·ic …   English syllables

  • diarrhetic — adjective of or relating to diarrhea • Syn: ↑diarrheal, ↑diarrhoeal, ↑diarrhoetic, ↑diarrheic, ↑diarrhoeic • Similar to: ↑unconstipated, ↑regular …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diarrhetic shellfish poisoning — (DSP) is one of the four recognized symptom types of shellfish poisoning, the others being paralytic shellfish poisoning, neurotoxic shellfish poisoning and amnesic shellfish poisoning. As the name suggests, this syndrome manifests itself as… …   Wikipedia

  • diarrhetic shellfish poisoning — a type of shellfish poisoning caused by ingestion of mussels, scallops, or clams that have fed on algae of either genus Dinophysis or Prorocentrum, which contain okadaic acid and other toxins. Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, and abdominal… …   Medical dictionary

  • Diarrhoetic — Diarrhetic Di ar*rhet ic, Diarrhoetic Di ar*rh[oe]t ic, a. (Med.) Producing diarrhea, or a purging. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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