antiemetic

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adjective an·ti·emet·ic \ˌan-tē-i-ˈme-tik, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of antiemetic

  1. :  used or tending to prevent or relieve nausea and vomiting antiemetic drugs used in conjunction with chemotherapy

antiemetic

noun an over-the-counter antiemetic to treat motion sickness

First Known Use of antiemetic

1734


Medical Dictionary

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antiemetic

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adjective an·ti·emet·ic \ˌant-ē-ə-ˈmet-ik, ˌan-ˌtī-\

Medical Definition of antiemetic

  1. :  used or tending to prevent or check vomiting antiemetic drugs


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antiemetic

noun an·ti·emet·ic

Medical Definition of antiemetic

  1. :  an antiemetic agent


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