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spasmolytic

 [spaz″mo-lit´ik]
1. arresting or checking spasms.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

spas·mo·lyt·ic

(spaz'mō-lit'ik),
1. Relating to spasmolysis.
2. Denoting a chemical agent that relieves smooth muscle spasms.
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spasmolytic

(spăz′mə-lĭt′ĭk)
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spas·mo·lyt·ic

(spaz'mŏ-lit'ik)
1. Relating to spasmolysis.
2. Denoting a chemical agent that relieves smooth muscle spasms.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

spas·mo·lyt·ic

(spaz'mō-lit'ik)
1. Relating to spasmolysis.
2. Denoting a chemical agent that relieves smooth muscle spasms.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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