Antasthmatic
Antasthmatic Ant`asth*mat"ic (? or ?; see {Asthma}; 277), a. [Pref. anti- + asthmatic.] (Med.) Opposing, or fitted to relieve, asthma. -- n. A remedy for asthma. [1913 Webster]

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  • antasthmatic — /ant az mat ik, as /, Med. adj. 1. relieving or preventing asthma or an asthmatic paroxysm. n. 2. an antasthmatic agent. [1675 85; ANT + ASTHMATIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • antasthmatic — /ant az mat ik, as /, Med. adj. 1. relieving or preventing asthma or an asthmatic paroxysm. n. 2. an antasthmatic agent. [1675 85; ANT + ASTHMATIC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • antasthmatic — 1. adjective Relieving the symptoms of asthma. 2. noun Such a drug …   Wiktionary

  • antasthmatic — SYN: antiasthmatic. * * * ant·asth·mat·ic (ant″az matґik) antiasthmatic …   Medical dictionary

  • antiasthmatic — 1. adjective antasthmatic 2. noun antasthmatic …   Wiktionary

  • Antiasthmatic — An ti*asth*mat ic, a. & n. Same as {Antasthmatic}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • antiasthmatic — 1. Tending to relieve or prevent asthma. 2. An agent that prevents or aborts an asthmatic attack. SYN: antasthmatic. * * * antiasthmatic n an anti asthma drug * * * an·ti·asth·mat·ic (an″te az matґik) [anti + asthmatic] 1. affording relief… …   Medical dictionary

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