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anti-stroke

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adjective an·ti-stroke \ -ˈstrōk \
variants: also antistroke

medical Definition of anti-stroke

:used to prevent a stroke or to reduce the neurological damage following a stroke
  • anti-stroke drugs
  • anti-stroke therapy

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