antiperiodic

adjective
an·​ti·​pe·​ri·​od·​ic | \ ˌant-i-ˌpir-ē-ˈäd-ik, ˌan-ˌtī- How to pronounce antiperiodic (audio) \

Medical Definition of antiperiodic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: preventing periodic returns of disease

antiperiodic

noun

Medical Definition of antiperiodic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an antiperiodic agent

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“Antiperiodic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/antiperiodic. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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