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antitumor

(ăn′tĭ-to͞o′mər, -tyo͞o′-) also

antitumoral

(-mər-əl)
adj.
Anticancer.

antitumor

(ant′ē-too″mŏr) [ anti- + tumor]
Inhibiting the growth or development of cancer.
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