anticholinergic

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adjective an·ti·cho·lin·er·gic \ -ˌkō-lə-ˈnər-jik \

Definition of anticholinergic

:opposing or blocking the physiologic action of acetylcholine

anticholinergic

noun

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First Known Use of anticholinergic

1942


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anticholinergic

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adjective an·ti·cho·lin·er·gic \ -ˌkō-lə-ˈnər-jik \

medical Definition of anticholinergic

:opposing or blocking the physiological action of acetylcholine

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anticholinergic

noun

medical Definition of anticholinergic

:a drug having an anticholinergic action

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