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neuroprotectant

noun neu·ro·pro·tec·tant \ ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-prə-ˈtek-tənt \

medical Definition of neuroprotectant

: a neuroprotective drug that protects against or helps repair the damaging effects of a stroke

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