immunosuppressant

noun
im·mu·no·sup·pres·sant | \-sə-ˈpres-ᵊnt \

Medical Definition of immunosuppressant 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a chemical agent (as a drug) that suppresses the immune response

immunosuppressant

adjective

Medical Definition of immunosuppressant (Entry 2 of 2)

: immunosuppressive immunosuppressant effects

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