anticancer

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anticancer

(ăn′tĭ-kăn′sər, ăn′tī-) also

anticancerous

(-sər-əs)
adj.
Effective in treating cancer: anticancer drugs.

anticancer

(ant″i-kan′sĕr) [ anti- + cancer]
Pert. to any treatment to combat, prevent, or treat cancer, e.g., an anticancer protein or an anticancer drug.

anticancer,

n a medicine or substance used to treat cancer.
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1985) described an allelopathic and poisonous chemical originating from roots of Baccharis megapotamica that also had anticancerous properties.
In recent years, the pharmacological activity of this plant, including anticancerous (Zhan et al.