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1. (Science: medicine) Able or tending to discuss or disperse tumours or coagulated matter.

2. Doubt-dispelling; decisive. A kind of peremptory and discussive voice. (Hopkins)

Origin: cf. F. Discussif.

(Science: medicine) a medicine that discusses or disperses morbid humors; a discutient.