corroborant

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Corroborant \Cor*rob"o*rant\ (k?r-r?b"?-rant), adjective [L. corroborans, p. pr. See {Corroborate}.] Strengthening; supporting; corroborating. --Bacon. -- n. Anything which gives strength or support; a tonic.

The brain, with its proper corroborants, especially with sweet odors and with music. --Southey.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

corroborant

adjective

1: used of a medicine that is strengthening


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