Pronunciation: (di-pil'u-tôr"ē, -tōr"ē), [key]
—adj., n., pl. -ries.
capable of removing hair.
1. a depilatory agent.
2. such an agent in a mild liquid or cream form for temporarily removing unwanted hair from the body.
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