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anticarcinogenic

adjective an·ti·car·ci·no·gen·ic \ ˌan-tē-ˌkär-sə-nō-ˈje-nik , ˌan-tī- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of anticarcinogenic

:tending to inhibit or prevent the activity of a carcinogen or the development of cancer
  • Soybeans contain many potentially anticarcinogenic compounds …
  • —Diana Grant Dyer
  • anticarcinogenic properties

First Known Use of anticarcinogenic

1930


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anticarcinogenic

noun

Definition of anticarcinogenic

plural anticarcinogenics
:anticarcinogen
  • anticarcinogenics in food

First Known Use of anticarcinogenic

1980


Medical Dictionary

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anticarcinogenic

adjective an·ti·car·ci·no·gen·ic \ -ˌkärs-ᵊn-ō-ˈjen-ik \

medical Definition of anticarcinogenic

:tending to inhibit or prevent the activity of a carcinogen or the development of carcinoma
  • an anticarcinogenic substance

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anticarcinogenic

noun

medical Definition of anticarcinogenic


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