[an-tee-proh-lif-uh-rey-tiv, an-tahy-]Pharmacology


of or relating to a substance used to prevent or retard the spread of cells, especially malignant cells, into surrounding tissues.


any such substance.

Nearby words

  1. antipollution,
  2. antipope,
  3. antiport,
  4. antipoverty,
  5. antiproliferation,
  6. antiprothrombin,
  7. antiproton,
  8. antipruritic,
  9. antipsychiatry,
  10. antipsychotic

Origin of antiproliferative Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019