anticold

adjective
an·​ti·​cold | \ ˌan-tē-ˈkōld, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anticold (audio) \

Definition of anticold

: used to prevent infection with the virus causing the common cold : helping to prevent the common cold or to reduce its symptoms a food believed to have anticold properties

First Known Use of anticold

1895, in the meaning defined above

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“Anticold.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anticold. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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