anticarcinogenic

an·ti·car·ci·no·genic

(an'tē-kahr'si-nō-jen'ik)
Tending to inhibit or prevent the activity of a carcinogen.
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anticarcinogenic

(ant″i-kars″ĭn-ō-jen′ik) [ anti- + carcinogenic]
1. Tending to delay or prevent tumor formation.
2. A substance or action that prevents or delays tumor formation.
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