antinauseant


antinauseant
Having an action to prevent nausea.

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an·ti·nau·se·ant -'nȯ-zē-ənt, -zhē-, -sē-, -shē- n an antinausea agent

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an·ti·nau·se·ant (an″te-) (an″ti-nawґze-ənt) 1. preventing or relieving nausea. 2. an agent that prevents or relieves nausea; see also antiemetic.

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