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spasmolytic

[spaz-muh-lit-ik] /ˌspæz məˈlɪt ɪk/ Medicine/Medical
adjective
1.
of or noting spasmolysis.
noun
2.
a spasmolytic substance; antispasmodic.
Also, spasmolysant
[spaz-mol-uh-zuh nt] /spæzˈmɒl ə zənt/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of spasmolytic
1930-1935
First recorded in 1930-35; spasm + -o- + -lytic
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spasmolytic in Medicine

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

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