anticholinesterase

noun an·ti·cho·lin·es·ter·ase \ -ˈnes-tə-ˌrās , -ˌrāz \

Definition of anticholinesterase

: a substance (such as neostigmine) that inhibits a cholinesterase by combination with it

First Known Use of anticholinesterase

1942


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anticholinesterase

noun an·ti·cho·lin·es·ter·ase \ -ˈnes-tə-ˌrās, -ˌrāz \

medical Definition of anticholinesterase

: any substance (as neostigmine) that inhibits a cholinesterase by combination with it

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