antinauseant

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noun an·ti·nau·se·ant \ˌan-tē-ˈnȯ-zē-ənt, -sē-ənt; -ˈnȯ-zhənt, -shənt; ˌan-tī-\
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anti–nauseant

Definition of antinauseant

  1. :  a drug that prevents or counteracts nausea The most-cited benefits of medicinal marijuana are as an anti-nauseant for cancer chemotherapy and to treat nausea and appetite loss in HIV/AIDS. — The Sheboygan (Wisconsin) Press

antinauseant

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anti–nauseant

adjective a drug with antinauseant properties

First Known Use of antinauseant

1855


Medical Dictionary

antinauseant

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noun an·ti·nau·se·ant \-ˈnȯ-zē-ənt, -zhē-, -sē-, -shē-\

Medical Definition of antinauseant

  1. :  an antinausea agent


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