- adjectiveused in the treatment of cancer-
an antineoplastic effect• Pertains to noun: ↑tumour (for: ↑antitumour), ↑tumor, ↑neoplasm (for: ↑antineoplastic), ↑cancer (for: ↑anticancer)
* * *adj., n.
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antitumor — an·ti·tu·mor ant i .t(y)ü mər, an .tī also an·ti·tu·mor·al mə rəl or chiefly Brit an·ti·tu·mour also an·ti·tu·mour·al adj preventing or inhibiting the formation or growth of tumors: ANTICANCER <antitumor agents> <antitumor activity> … Medical dictionary
antitumor — adj., n. * * * … Universalium
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antitumor — adj. against tumors … English contemporary dictionary
antitumor — an·ti·tumor … English syllables
antitumor — an ti•tu′mor adj. n … From formal English to slang
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