antilithic


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antilithic

 [an″te-, an″ti-lith´ik]
1. preventing calculus formation.
2. an agent that so acts.
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·lith·ic

(an'tē-lith'ik),
1. Preventing the formation of calculi or promoting their dissolution.
2. An agent so acting.
Synonym(s): anticalculous
[anti- + G. lithos, stone]
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an·ti·lith·ic

(an'tē-lith'ik)
1. Preventing the formation of calculi or promoting their dissolution.
2. An agent so acting.
[anti- + G. lithos, stone]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

an·ti·lith·ic

(an'tē-lith'ik)
1. Preventing the formation of calculi or promoting their dissolution.
2. An agent so acting.
Synonym(s): anticalculous.
[anti- + G. lithos, stone]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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