- anxiety relieving.
Origin of anxiolytic
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- any of a class of drugs that reduce anxiety
- of or relating to this class of drugs
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[ăng′zē-ō-lĭt′ĭk, -sē-, ăngk′sē-]
- A drug that relieves anxiety.
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- A drug used to treat acute or chronic anxiety.
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