hypoallergenic


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hypoallergenic

(hī′pō-ăl′ər-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Having a decreased tendency to provoke an allergic reaction: hypoallergenic cosmetics.
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hy·po·al·ler·gen·ic

(hīpō-alĕr-jenik)
Property of a substance or material that indicates it does not elicit a hypersensitivity reaction; may also denote various chemicals in clinical use.
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