Definition of emetic noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

emetic

 noun
noun
NAmE//ɪˈmɛt̮ɪk//
 
(medical)
 
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a substance that makes you vomit (= bring up food from the stomach) The child was given an emetic after he swallowed some poisonous berries.
emeticadjective
 
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