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Synonyms of purgative

Noun


1. purgative, cathartic, physic, aperient, medicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug

usage: a purging medicine; stimulates evacuation of the bowels

Adjective


1. cathartic, evacuant, purgative, laxative (vs. costive)

usage: strongly laxative

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