antiscorbutic

adjective an·ti·scor·bu·tic \ ˌan-tē-skȯr-ˈbyü-tik , ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of antiscorbutic

: counteracting scurvy
  • the antiscorbutic vitamin is vitamin C

antiscorbutic

noun

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First Known Use of antiscorbutic

1678


Medical Dictionary

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antiscorbutic

adjective an·ti·scor·bu·tic \ -skȯr-ˈbyüt-ik \

medical Definition of antiscorbutic

: counteracting scurvy
  • the antiscorbutic vitamin is vitamin C

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antiscorbutic

noun

medical Definition of antiscorbutic

: a remedy for scurvy

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