sternutatory


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sternutatory

 [ster-nu´tah-tor″e]
1. causing sneezing.
2. an agent that causes sneezing.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ster·nu·ta·to·ry

(ster-nū'tă-tō'rē),
1. Causing sneezing.
2. An agent that provokes sneezing.
Synonym(s): ptarmic
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sternutatory

(stûr-nyo͞o′tə-tôr′ē, -no͞o′-)
adj.
Causing or tending to cause sneezing.
n. pl. sternutato·ries
A sternutatory substance, such as pepper.
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