antidepression

adjective
an·​ti·​de·​pres·​sion | \ ˌan-tē-di-ˈpre-shən How to pronounce antidepression (audio) , -dē-, ˌan-tī- \

Definition of antidepression

medical
: preventing or counteracting depression : antidepressant an antidepression drug

First Known Use of antidepression

1904, in the meaning defined above

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“Antidepression.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antidepression. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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