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antidepressant

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adjective an·ti·de·pres·sant \-di-ˈpre-sənt\

Definition of antidepressant

  1. :  used or tending to relieve or prevent psychic depression



1961

First Known Use of antidepressant

1961


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antidepressant

noun an·ti·de·pres·sant

Simple Definition of antidepressant

  • medical : a drug that is used to relieve or prevent depression in a person

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of antidepressant

  1. :  an antidepressant drug — compare tricyclic antidepressant

1962

First Known Use of antidepressant

1962



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