Roborant Rob"o*rant, a. [L. roborans, p. pr. See {Roborate}.] Strengthening. -- n. (Med.) A strengthening medicine; a tonic. [1913 Webster]

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  • roborant — roboránt adj. m., pl. roboránţi; f. sg. roborántă, pl. roboránte, var. (după alte surse) roburant Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ROBORÁNT, Ă adj., s …   Dicționar Român

  • roborant — roborant, ante (ro bo ran, ran t ) adj. Synonyme de roboratif …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • roborant — /rob euhr euhnt/, Med. adj. 1. strengthening. n. 2. a tonic. [1655 65; < L roborant (s. of roborans), prp. of roborare to strengthen, equiv. to robor (s. of robur) oak, hardness + ant ANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • roborant — rob•o•rant [[t]ˈrɒb ər ənt[/t]] Med. 1) med strengthening 2) med a tonic • Etymology: 1655–65; < L rōborant (s. of rōborāns), prp. of rōborāre to strengthen, =rōbor (s. of rōbur) oak, hardness + ant ant …   From formal English to slang

  • roborant — 1. adjective /ˈrɒbərənt,ˈrɑːbərənt/ That strengthens or energizes. 2. noun /ˈrɒbərənt,ˈrɑːbərənt/ A restorative tonic. See Also: corroborate, robust …   Wiktionary

  • roborant — rob·o·rant räb ə rənt, rōb n an invigorating drug: TONIC …   Medical dictionary

  • roborant — (Roget s Thesaurus II) I adjective Producing or stimulating physical, mental, or emotional vigor: bracing, energizing, exhila rant, exhilarating, innerving, intoxicating, invigorating, refreshing, reinvigorating, renewing, restorative,… …   English dictionary for students

  • roborant — rob·o·rant || rÉ‘bÉ™rÉ™nt / rÉ’b adj. strengthening, serving to restore vigor (Medicine) n. drug which increases strength, medication that restores vigor (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • roborant — a. Strengthening, tonic …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • roborant — robo·rant …   English syllables

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