antirheumatic

adjective an·ti·rheu·mat·ic \ -ru̇-ˈma-tik \

Definition of antirheumatic

: alleviating or preventing rheumatism
  • antirheumatic therapy
  • antirheumatic drugs

antirheumatic

noun

First Known Use of antirheumatic

1758

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antirheumatic

adjective an·ti·rheu·mat·ic \ -ru̇-ˈmat-ik \

medical Definition of antirheumatic

: alleviating or preventing rheumatism
  • antirheumatic therapy

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antirheumatic

noun

medical Definition of antirheumatic

: an antirheumatic agent

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