antidysenteric


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antidysenteric

 [an″te-, an″ti-dis″en-ter´ik]
counteracting dysentery.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·ti·dys·en·ter·ic

(an'tē-dis-en-ter'ik),
Relieving or preventing dysentery.
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