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1antidepressant

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

Definition of ANTIDEPRESSANT

:  used or tending to relieve or prevent psychic depression
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First Known Use of ANTIDEPRESSANT

1961

2antidepressant

noun

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

Full Definition of ANTIDEPRESSANT

:  an antidepressant drug — compare tricyclic antidepressant

First Known Use of ANTIDEPRESSANT

1962

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