anti-allergy

adjective
an·​ti-al·​ler·​gy | \ ˌan-tē-ˈa-lər-jē How to pronounce anti-allergy (audio) , ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of anti-allergy

medical
: relieving, controlling, or preventing allergic symptoms : anti-allergic anti-allergy medications

First Known Use of anti-allergy

1919, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-allergy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-allergy. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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anti-allergy

adjective
an·​ti-al·​ler·​gy | \ -ˈal-ər-jē How to pronounce anti-allergy (audio) \

Medical Definition of anti-allergy

: relieving, controlling, or preventing allergic symptoms : antiallergic an anti-allergy nasal spray anti-allergy injections More and more, doctors are combining anti-allergy weapons—prescribing, say, both antihistamines and corticosteroids for the same patient to get the antihistamines' quicker benefits and the corticosteroids' stronger impact.— Judith Blake, The Seattle Times, 21 Apr. 1999

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