antidiabetic

adjective an·ti·di·a·bet·ic \ ˌan-tē-ˌdī-ə-ˈbe-tik , ˌan-tī- \
|Updated on: 31 May 2018

Definition of antidiabetic

: tending to relieve diabetes
  • drugs with antidiabetic properties

antidiabetic

noun
    • oral antidiabetics

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First Known Use of antidiabetic

1854

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antidiabetic

noun an·ti·di·a·bet·ic \ -ˌdī-ə-ˈbet-ik \

medical Definition of antidiabetic

: an antidiabetic drug

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antidiabetic

adjective

medical Definition of antidiabetic

: tending to relieve diabetes
  • antidiabetic drugs

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