antirachitic

adjective

preventing or curing rickets

noun

an antirachitic remedy or agent

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Medicine definitions for antirachitic

antirachitic

[ăn′tē-rə-kĭtĭk, ăn′tī-]

adj.

Curing or preventing rickets.
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