anti-anemia

adjective an·ti-ane·mia \ ˌan-tē-ə-ˈnē-mē-ə , ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of anti-anemia

medical
: used to prevent or treat anemia
  • new anti-anemia drugs

First Known Use of anti-anemia

1882

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anti-anemia

adjective an·ti-ane·mia \ -ə-ˈnē-mē-ə \

medical Definition of anti-anemia

: used to prevent or treat anemia : antianemic
  • The anti-anemia drug will be given to 4,000 patients with chronic kidney disease and type 2 diabetes worldwide to see whether it prevents cardiovascular problems.
  • —Brent HopkinsThe Daily News of Los Angeles12 Apr. 2005

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