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facilitatory

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adjective fa·cil·i·ta·to·ry \fə-ˈsi-lə-tə-ˌtȯr-ē\

Definition of facilitatory

  1. :  inducing or involved in facilitation especially of a reflex action



1944

First Known Use of facilitatory

1944


Medical Dictionary

facilitatory

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adjective fa·cil·i·ta·to·ry \fə-ˈsil-ə-tə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr-\

Medical Definition of facilitatory

  1. :  inducing or involved in facilitation especially of a reflex action




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