sympatholytic

adjective
sym·pa·tho·lyt·ic | \ˌsim-pə-thō-ˈli-tik \

Definition of sympatholytic 

: tending to oppose the physiological results of sympathetic nervous activity or of sympathomimetic drugs a sympatholytic agent

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sympatholytic noun

First Known Use of sympatholytic

1943, in the meaning defined above

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sympatholytic

adjective
sym·pa·tho·lyt·ic | \ˌsim-pə-thō-ˈlit-ik \

Medical Definition of sympatholytic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: tending to oppose the physiological results of sympathetic nervous activity or of sympathomimetic drugs — compare parasympatholytic

sympatholytic

noun

Medical Definition of sympatholytic (Entry 2 of 2)

: a sympatholytic agent

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