Ex*cit"ant (?), a. [L. excitans, -antis, p. pr. of excitare: cf. F. excitant.]

Tending to excite; exciting.


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Ex*cit"ant, n. Physiol.

An agent or influence which arouses vital activity, or produces increased action, in a living organism or in any of its tissues or parts; a stimulant.


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