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sedative

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adjective sed·a·tive \ˈsed-ət-iv\

Medical Definition of sedative

  1. :  tending to calm, moderate, or tranquilize nervousness or excitement <sedative effects of anesthetics and analgesics—Linda C. Haynes et al>




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sedative

noun sed·a·tive

Medical Definition of sedative

  1. :  a sedative agent or drug





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