Definition of Carminative. Meaning of Carminative. Synonyms of Carminative

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Definition of Carminative

Carminative
Carminative Car*min"ative, a. [NL. carminativus (1622), fr. carminare to card, hence to cleanse, fr. carmen a card for freeing wool or flax from the coarser parts, and from extraneous matter: cf. F. carminatif.] Expelling wind from the body; warming; antispasmodic. ``Carminative hot seeds.' --Dunglison.
Carminative
Carminative Car*min"a*tive, n. A substance, esp. an aromatic, which tends to expel wind from the alimentary canal, or to relieve colic, griping, or flatulence.

Meaning of Carminative from wikipedia

- combatting flatulence. The word carminative is a derivative of Latin cārmen "card for wool", on the humoral theory that carminatives "dilute and relax the gross...
- Carmine (/ˈkɑːrmɪn/ or /ˈkɑːrmaɪn/), also called cochineal (for the insect from which it is extracted), cochineal extract, crimson lake or carmine lake...
- A carminative is a drug that relieves gas from the digestive tract, flatulence and colic in infants. Dalby's Carminative was one of the two most widely...
- Carmine color also known as Imperial and Latvian red, is the general term for some deep red colours that are very slightly purplish but are generally...
- Carmine Galante (Italian: [ˈkarmine ɡaˈlante]; February 21, 1910 – July 12, 1979) was an American mobster and acting boss of the Bonanno crime family...
- Carmine is a pigment of a bright-red color. Carmine may also refer to: Carmine (color), deep red colors Carmine (given name) Carmine (surname) Carmine...
- Charles Carmine Zito Jr. (born March 1, 1953), is an American actor, amateur boxer, martial artist,[when?] celebrity bodyguard, stuntman, former boxing...
- Carmine "The Bull" Agnello (born 1960) is a New York mobster from the Gambino crime family who ran a s**** metal recycling operation. In 1979, according...
- Carmine Valentino Coppola (Italian: [ˈkarmine ˈkɔppola]; June 11, 1910 – April 26, 1991) was an American composer, flautist, pianist, and songwriter who...
- Carmine Falcone is a fictional character in DC Comics, portra**** as a powerful mob boss, an enemy of Batman, and a friend of the Wayne family. Tom Wilkinson...
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