antiepileptic

adjective an·ti·ep·i·lep·tic \ ˌan-tē-ˌe-pə-ˈlep-tik , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or anti-epileptic

Definition of antiepileptic

: designed to control or prevent seizures associated with epilepsy
  • anti-epileptic drugs

First Known Use of antiepileptic

1656

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antiepileptic

adjective an·ti·ep·i·lep·tic \ -ˌep-ə-ˈlep-tik \

medical Definition of antiepileptic

: tending to suppress or prevent epilepsy
  • antiepileptic treatment

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antiepileptic

noun

medical Definition of antiepileptic

: an antiepileptic drug

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