anti-arthritic

adjective
an·​ti-ar·​thrit·​ic | \ ˌan-tē-är-ˈthri-tik How to pronounce anti-arthritic (audio) , ˌan-ˌtī- \
variants: or antiarthritic or anti-arthritis \ ˌan-​tē-​är-​ˈthrī-​təs How to pronounce anti-arthritic (audio) , ˌan-​ˌtī-​ \

Definition of anti-arthritic

medical
: tending to relieve or prevent arthritis or its symptoms anti-arthritic drugs/agents a drug with anti-arthritis properties

Other Words from anti-arthritic

anti-arthritic or antiarthritic noun
an over-the-counter anti-arthritic

First Known Use of anti-arthritic

1697, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-arthritic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-arthritic. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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antiarthritic

adjective
an·​ti·​ar·​thrit·​ic | \ -är-ˈthrit-ik How to pronounce antiarthritic (audio) \
variants: or antiarthritis \ -​ˈthrīt-​əs How to pronounce antiarthritic (audio) \

Medical Definition of antiarthritic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: tending to relieve or prevent arthritic symptoms

antiarthritic

noun

Medical Definition of antiarthritic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an antiarthritic agent

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