antiandrogen

[ăn′tē-ăndrə-jən, ăn′tī-]

n.

A substance that prevents expression of biological effects of androgenic hormones on responsive tissues.

Nearby words

  1. antialcoholism,
  2. antialiasing,
  3. antiallergenic,
  4. antiallergic,
  5. antianaphylaxis,
  6. antianemic,
  7. antiangiogenic,
  8. antiantibody,
  9. antianxiety,
  10. antianxiety agent


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