antirachitic

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adjective an·ti·ra·chit·ic \ˌan-tē-rə-ˈki-tik, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of antirachitic

  1. :  used or tending to prevent or cure rickets the antirachitic activity of vitamin D

antirachitic

noun The State Academy of Sciences has developed a new antirachitic for domestic animal and poultry. — State News Service

1875

First Known Use of antirachitic

1875


Medical Dictionary

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antirachitic

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adjective an·ti·ra·chit·ic \-rə-ˈkit-ik\

Medical Definition of antirachitic

  1. :  used or tending to prevent the development of rickets an antirachitic vitamin


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antirachitic

noun an·ti·ra·chit·ic

Medical Definition of antirachitic

  1. :  an antirachitic agent


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