Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

antirejection

play
adjective an·ti·re·jec·tion \ˌan-tē-ri-ˈjek-shən, ˌan-ˌtī-\

Definition of antirejection

  1. :  used or tending to prevent organ or tissue transplant rejection <antirejection drugs> <antirejection treatment>



1964

First Known Use of antirejection

1964


Medical Dictionary

antirejection

play
adjective an·ti·re·jec·tion \-ri-ˈjek-shən\

Medical Definition of antirejection

  1. :  used or tending to prevent organ or tissue transplant rejection <antirejection drugs>




Learn More about antirejection

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of antirejection


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up antirejection? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

not forbidden by law

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

two-chairs-on-a-pier-by-the-ocean-in-summer

Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?

estival hiemal vernal brumal
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ