Definition of Alleviants
1. alleviant [n] - See also: alleviant
Lexicographical Neighbors of Alleviants
Literary usage of Alleviants
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Retrospect of Practical Medicine and Surgery: Being a Half-yearly edited by William Braithwaite, James Braithwaite, Edmond Fauriel Trevelyan (1846)
"Emetics, so greatly > «tolled for their virtues in subduing the paroxysms of hooping-cough, act as temporary alleviants, by ridding the stomach of its acrid ..."
2. The Chemist: A Monthly Journal of Chemical and Physical Science (1846)
"Emetics.so greatly extolled for their virtues in subduing the paroxysms of hooping cough, act as temporary alleviants, by ridding the stomach of its acrid ..."