Definición de diaphoretic en inglés:

diaphoretic

Saltos de línea: dia|phor¦et¦ic
Pronunciación: /ˌdʌɪəfəˈrɛtɪk
 
/

adjetivo

Medicine
  • 1(Chiefly of a drug) inducing perspiration.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Yin medicines have a superficial action on the body or cause some type of elimination through their laxative, diaphoretic or diuretic properties.
    • It is diaphoretic, febrifuge (gets rid of fevers), emetic (in large doses), and laxative.
    • The action is diuretic, refrigerant and diaphoretic, and the juice extracted from the fresh plant is of use in urinary and kidney diseases.
  • 1.1(Of a person) sweating heavily.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Initial examination showed labile hypertension and epigastric tenderness, but the patient soon became pale, diaphoretic, and dyspneic.
    • The driver, taken by ambulance, arrived in the emergency room obtunded, diaphoretic, with his mouth clenched, and with a positive cough reflex.
    • A weaning trial with a PEEP of zero lasted about 5 minutes before she became diaphoretic, tachypneic and tachycardic.

Origen

late Middle English: via late Latin from Greek diaphorētikos, from diaphorein 'sweat out'.

Más definiciones de diaphoretic 

Definición de diaphoretic en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día astrogation
Pronunciación: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space