torpent


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tor·pent

(tōr'pĕnt),
1. Synonym(s): torpid
2. A benumbing agent.
[L. torpeo, pres. p. -ens, to be sluggish]

torpent

(tor′pĕnt) [L. torpens, numbing]
1. Medicine that modifies irritation.
2. Not capable of functioning; dormant, apathetic, torpid.