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antiphlogistic

[an-tee-floh-jis-tik, an-tahy-] /ˌæn ti floʊˈdʒɪs tɪk, ˌæn taɪ-/
adjective
1.
acting against inflammation or fever.
noun
2.
an antiphlogistic agent.
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45; anti- + phlogistic
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British Dictionary definitions for antiphlogistics

antiphlogistic

/ˌæntɪfləˈdʒɪstɪk/
adjective
1.
(obsolete) of or relating to the prevention or alleviation of inflammation
noun
2.
an antiphlogistic agent or drug
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antiphlogistics in Medicine

antiphlogistic an·ti·phlo·gis·tic (ān'tē-flə-jĭs'tĭk, ān'tī-)
adj.
Reducing inflammation or fever; anti-inflammatory.

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