Sarcotic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Sarcotic (Med) Producing or promoting the growth of flesh.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • sarcotic Pertaining to sarcosis; causing flesh to grow.
    • n sarcotic A medicine or an application which promotes the growth of flesh.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Sarcotic sär-kot′ik causing flesh to grow
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. : cf. F. sarcotique,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. sarkōtikossarkousthai, to produce flesh—sarx, flesh.