lachrymatory


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lach·ry·ma·to·ry

(lăk′rə-mə-tôr′ē)
adj.
Variant of lacrimatory.

lacrimator

, lachrymator (lak′rĭ-māt″ŏr)
A substance that increases the flow of tears.
lacrimatorylachrymatory (-mă-tōr″ē), adjective
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25) suggests his willing submission to an enchantment which combined the siren's voice and the crocodile's exoticism and lachrymatory power: of the many activities which 'become' Cleopatra, in Antony's eyes, it is noticeable that the culminating one is 'To weep' (I.