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

sympatholytic

noun

Origin and Etymology of sympatholytic

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sympatholytic

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

medical Definition of sympatholytic

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

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sympatholytic

noun

medical Definition of sympatholytic

: a sympatholytic agent

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