anti-ulcer

adjective
an·​ti-ul·​cer | \ ˌan-tē-ˈəl-sər How to pronounce anti-ulcer (audio) , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or antiulcer

Definition of anti-ulcer

: tending to prevent or treat ulcers and especially ulcers of the wall of the stomach or duodenum anti-ulcer agents anti-ulcer drug regimens

First Known Use of anti-ulcer

1901, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-ulcer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-ulcer. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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antiulcer

adjective
an·​ti·​ul·​cer | \ -ˈəl-sər How to pronounce antiulcer (audio) \

Medical Definition of antiulcer

: tending to prevent or treat ulcers and especially ulcers of the wall of the stomach or duodenum antiulcer drugs

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