Contrastimulant
Contrastimulant Con`tra*stim"u*lant, a. Counteracting the effects of stimulants; relating to a course of medical treatment based on a theory of contrastimulants. -- n. (Med.) An agent which counteracts the effect of a stimulant. [1913 Webster]

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  • contrastimulant — con·tra·stim·u·lant (kon″trə stimґu lənt) [contra + stimulant] 1. counteracting or opposing stimulation. 2. a depressant medicine …   Medical dictionary

  • contrastimulant — n. counter stimulant, medicine which works against a stimulant adj. counter stimulative, working against a stimulant (of a drug) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • contrastimulant — …   Useful english dictionary

  • contre-stimulant — ⇒CONTRE STIMULANT, CONTRO STIMULANT, subst. masc. MÉD., vx. Médicament, médication qui abaisse la stimulation, l excitation. Comparer la doctrine des médecins français à celle de M. Razori, qui a inventé le système des contre stimulants (STENDHAL …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • contro-stimulant — ⇒CONTRE STIMULANT, CONTRO STIMULANT, subst. masc. MÉD., vx. Médicament, médication qui abaisse la stimulation, l excitation. Comparer la doctrine des médecins français à celle de M. Razori, qui a inventé le système des contre stimulants (STENDHAL …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • con|tra|stim|u|lant — «KON truh STIHM yuh luhnt», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a medicine that tends to offset the effects of a stimulant. 2. a depressant or sedative. –adj. offsetting a stimulant: »contrastimulant effects …   Useful english dictionary

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