Meaning of calefacient

cal•e•fa•cient

Pronunciation: (kal"u-fā'shunt), [key]
— n.
  1. a substance, as mustard, that produces a sensation of heat when applied to the body.
—adj.
  1. heating; warming.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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