Of or for excretion
emotionally purging (of e.g. art)
(Archaic) The art or science of healing; medical science
A mild laxative.
Causing evacuation, esp. of the bowels; cathartic or emetic
Tending to cleanse or purge, especially causing evacuation of the bowels.
Of, relating to, or tending to eliminate
Tending to make lax; specif., making the bowels loose, as in relieving constipation
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