an·​ti-ep·​i·​lep·​sy ˌan-tē-ˈe-pə-ˌlep-sē How to pronounce anti-epilepsy (audio)
: used or tending to control epileptic seizures : antiepileptic
anti-epilepsy medication

Word History

First Known Use

1898, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of anti-epilepsy was in 1898

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“Anti-epilepsy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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