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anti-

 
word element [Gr.], counteracting; effective against.

anti-

(an'tē), Do not confuse this prefix with ante-.
1. Combining form meaning against, opposing, or, in relation to symptoms and diseases, curative.
2. Prefix denoting an antibody (immunoglobulin) specific for the thing indicated; for example, antitoxin (antibody specific for a toxin).
[G. anti, against, opposite, instead of]

anti-

word element [Gr.], counteracting; effective against.

anti-, ant-

prefixes meaning 'against or over against': antibody, antacid.

anti-

1. Combining form meaning against, opposing, or, in relation to symptoms and diseases, curative.
2. Combining form meaning an antibody (immunoglobulin) specific for the thing indicated (e.g., antitoxin, as in antibody specific for a toxin).
[G. anti, against, opposite, instead of]

anti-

Prefix denoting against, opposite, counteractive.

anti-

see ANT-.

anti-

Do not confuse this prefix with ante-.
1. Combining form meaning against, opposing, or, in relation to symptoms and diseases, curative.
2. Combining form denoting an antibody (immunoglobulin) specific for the thing indicated; e.g., antitoxin (antibody specific for a toxin).
[G. anti, against, opposite, instead of]

anti-

word element. [Gr.] counteracting, effective against.