anticancer

[ an-tee-kan-ser, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈkæn sər, ˌæn taɪ- /
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adjective

for or used in the prevention or treatment of cancer: an anticancer drug.

Nearby words

  1. antibugging,
  2. antibuser,
  3. antibusing,
  4. antic,
  5. antical,
  6. anticapitalist,
  7. anticarious,
  8. anticatalase,
  9. anticatalyst,
  10. anticathexis

Origin of anticancer

First recorded in 1925–30; anti- + cancer

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