Purgative definition

pûrgə-tĭv
Tending to cleanse or purge, especially causing evacuation of the bowels.
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That purges; purging.
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A substance that purges; specif., a cathartic.
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A purgative agent or medicine; a cathartic.
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Causing bowel movement.
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Tending to cleanse or purge, especially causing evacuation of the bowels.
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A purgative agent or medicine; a cathartic.
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(capable of) Purging.
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Something, such as a substance or medicine, that purges; laxative.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
purgative
Plural:
purgatives