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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

ANTIPHLOGIS'TIC, a. Counteracting heat or inflammation; tending to reduce arterial action; opposed to the doctrine of phlogiston.
ANTIPHLOGIS'TIC, n. Any medicine or diet which tends to reduce inflammation or the activity of the vital power.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: counteracting inflammation

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1769 anti-inflammatory

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. & adj. --n. any drug or agent that alleviates or reduces inflammation. --adj. alleviating or reducing inflammation.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Antiphlogistic An`ti*phlo*gis"tic, a. 1. (Chem.) Opposed to the doctrine of phlogiston. 2. (Med.) Counteracting inflammation.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Antiphlogistic An`ti*phlo*gis"tic, n. (Med.) Any medicine or diet which tends to check inflammation. --Coxe.



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