antiulcer

adjective
an·​ti·​ul·​cer | \ -ˈəl-sər How to pronounce antiulcer (audio) \

Medical Definition of antiulcer

: tending to prevent or treat ulcers and especially ulcers of the wall of the stomach or duodenum antiulcer drugs

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“Antiulcer.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/antiulcer. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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