antimetastatic

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adjective an·ti·met·a·stat·ic \ˌan-tē-ˌme-tə-ˈsta-tik, ˌan-tī-\
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anti–metastatic

Definition of antimetastatic

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  1. :  inhibiting metastasis antimetastatic activity antimetastatic drugs

1921

First Known Use of antimetastatic

1921


Medical Dictionary

antimetastatic

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adjective an·ti·met·a·stat·ic \-ˌmet-ə-ˈstat-ik\
variants: or

anti–metastatic

Medical Definition of antimetastatic

  1. :  inhibiting metastasis antimetastatic activity Cancer treatment may need to combine multiple antimetastatic drugs with cytotoxic chemotherapy.—Anne C. Chiang and Joan Massagué, The New England Journal of Medicine, 25 Dec. 2008


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