cytostatic

adjective
cy·​to·​stat·​ic | \ˌsī-tə-ˈsta-tik \

Definition of cytostatic 

: tending to retard cellular activity and multiplication cytostatic treatment of tumor cells

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cytostatic noun

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1949, in the meaning defined above

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cytostatic

adjective
cy·​to·​stat·​ic | \ˌsīt-ə-ˈstat-ik \

Medical Definition of cytostatic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: tending to retard cellular activity and multiplication cytostatic treatment of tumor cells

Other Words from cytostatic

cytostatically \-​i-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

cytostatic

noun

Medical Definition of cytostatic (Entry 2 of 2)

: a cytostatic agent

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