Medical Dictionary

anti–addiction

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adjective an·ti–ad·dic·tion \-ə-ˈdik-shən\

Medical Definition of anti–addiction

  1. :  used to prevent or treat addiction anti-addiction counseling In the past decade … research in neurobiology has identified structures in the brain that might be targets for anti-addiction drugs.—Denise Grady, The New York Times, 26 July 1998


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