anti-nausea

adjective
an·​ti-nau·​sea | \ ˌan-tē-ˈnȯ-zē-ə How to pronounce anti-nausea (audio) , -sē-ə; -ˈnȯ-zhə, -shə; ˌan-tī- \
variants: or antinausea

Definition of anti-nausea

: preventing or counteracting nausea anti-nausea medications

First Known Use of anti-nausea

1848, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of anti-nausea was in 1848

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“Anti-nausea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-nausea. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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anti-nausea

adjective
an·​ti-nau·​sea
variants: or antinausea \ -​ˈnȯ-​zē-​ə, -​sē-​; -​ˈnȯ-​zhə, -​shə How to pronounce anti-nausea (audio) \

Medical Definition of anti-nausea

: preventing or counteracting nausea anti-nausea drugs

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