[ an-tee-pahy-rot-ik, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn ti paɪˈrɒt ɪk, ˌæn taɪ- /
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relieving the pain and stimulating the healing of burns.
an antipyrotic agent.
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Medical definitions for antipyrotic
[ ăn′tē-pī-rŏt′ĭk, ăn′tī- ]
Relieving the pain and promoting the healing of superficial burns.
Other words from antipyrotican′ti•py•rot′ic n.
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