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relaxant

adjective re·lax·ant \ ri-ˈlak-sənt \
|Updated on: 16 Jun 2018

Definition of relaxant

: of, relating to, or producing relaxation
  • an anesthetic and relaxant agent

First Known Use of relaxant

1651

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relaxant

noun

Definition of relaxant

: a substance (such as a drug) that relaxes; specifically : one that relieves muscular tension

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First Known Use of relaxant

1662

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RELAXANT Defined for English Language Learners

relaxant

Definition of relaxant for English Language Learners

  • : a substance (such as a drug) that relaxes you, your muscles, etc.


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relaxant

adjective re·lax·ant \ ri-ˈlak-sənt \

medical Definition of relaxant

: of, relating to, or producing relaxation
  • an anesthetic and relaxant agent

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relaxant

noun

medical Definition of relaxant

: a substance (as a drug) that relaxes; specifically : one that relieves muscular tension

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