spasmolysant

spasmolytic

[spaz-muh-lit-ik] Medicine/Medical.
adjective
1.
of or noting spasmolysis.
noun
2.
a spasmolytic substance; antispasmodic.
Also, spasmolysant [spaz-mol-uh-zuhnt] .


Origin:
1930–35; spasm + -o- + -lytic

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spasmolytic spas·mo·lyt·ic (spāz'mə-lĭt'ĭk)
adj.
Causing arrest of a spasm; antispasmodic. n.
Antispasmodic.

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