Medical Dictionary

counterirritation

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noun coun·ter·ir·ri·ta·tion \-ˌir-ə-ˈtā-shən\

Medical Definition of counterirritation

  1. :  the reaction produced by treatment with a counterirritant; also :  the treatment itself


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