As nouns the difference between irritant and cutireaction
is that irritant
is any medication designed to cause irritation while cutireaction
is (medicine) any inflammation or other skin reaction to an irritant.
As an adjective irritant
is causing irritation or inflammation.
Causing irritation or inflammation.
(legal, Scotland) Rendering null and void; conditionally invalidating.
- The states elected Harry, Duke of Anjou, for their king, with this clause irritant ; that, if he did violate any part of his oath, the people should owe him no allegiance.
Any medication designed to cause irritation
A source of irritation.
(medicine) Any inflammation or other skin reaction to an irritant.