analgesic 1 of 2

as in sedative
something (as a drug) that relieves pain the doctor prescribed an analgesic and rest for my injured knee

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adjective

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“Analgesic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/analgesic. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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