Medical Dictionary

antiradical

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adjective an·ti·rad·i·cal \-ˈrad-i-kəl\
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anti–radical

Medical Definition of antiradical

  1. :  counteracting the harmful effects of free radicals on the body … others are employing antiradical agents to halt the neurological damage triggered by oxygen radicals after strokes or injuries to the head and spinal cord …—Linda Marsa, The Los Angeles Times, 28 Aug. 1989


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