Sentence Examples


  • The salt is a corrosive irritant poison when taken internally.
  • When salicin is taken internally no irritant action occurs, nor is there any antisepsis.
  • It possesses the advantage of exercising but little irritant effect upon the bowels.
  • Colchicum or colchicine, when applied to the skin, acts as a powerful irritant, causing local pain and congestion.
  • The permanganate of potash is an irritant if used pure.
 

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