anxiolytic

noun an·xi·o·lyt·ic \ ˌaŋ-zē-ō-ˈli-tik , ˌaŋ(k)-sē- \

Definition of anxiolytic

: a drug that relieves anxiety

anxiolytic

adjective

Origin and Etymology of anxiolytic

anxiety + -o- + -lytic


Medical Dictionary

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anxiolytic

noun anx·io·lyt·ic \ ˌaŋ-zē-ō-ˈlit-ik , ˌaŋ(k)-sē- \

medical Definition of anxiolytic

: a drug that relieves anxiety

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anxiolytic

adjective

medical Definition of anxiolytic

: relieving anxiety

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