antihormone

[ ăn′tē-hôrmōn′, ăn′tī- ]

n.

A substance that inhibits or that prevents the effects of a hormone.

Nearby words

  1. antiheroine,
  2. antihidrotic,
  3. antihistamine,
  4. antihistamines,
  5. antihistaminic,
  6. antihuman,
  7. antihuman globulin,
  8. antihydrogen,
  9. antihypertensive,
  10. antiknock


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