antineoplastic

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adjective an·ti·neo·plas·tic \ˌan-tē-ˌnē-ə-ˈplas-tik, ˌan-ˌtī-\

Definition of antineoplastic

  1. :  inhibiting or preventing the growth and spread of tumors or malignant cells

1898

First Known Use of antineoplastic

1898


Medical Dictionary

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antineoplastic

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adjective an·ti·neo·plas·tic \-ˌnē-ə-ˈplas-tik\

Medical Definition of antineoplastic

  1. :  inhibiting or preventing the growth and spread of neoplasms or malignant cells treated with a regimen of antineoplastic drugs


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antineoplastic

noun an·ti·neo·plas·tic

Medical Definition of antineoplastic

  1. :  an antineoplastic agent


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