lachrymator lachrymator

Definition(s):

  • (n) a gas that makes the eyes fill with tears but does not damage them; used in dispersing crowds

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Usage(s):

  • Despite the author's overfondness for obscureand sometimes misspelledwords, such as lachrymator, ecdysize, catasta, edacious and vibrissae, Filmore's wide-eyed discovery .
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