[ an-tee-proo-rit-ik, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn ti prʊˈrɪt ɪk, ˌæn taɪ- /
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relieving or preventing itching.
an antipruritic agent.
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Medical definitions for antipruritic
[ ăn′tē-pru-rĭt′ĭk, ăn′tī- ]
Preventing or relieving itching.
Other words from antipruritican′ti•pru•rit′ic n.
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