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 (ăn′tē-smō′kĭng, ăn′tī-)
Opposed to or prohibiting the smoking of tobacco, especially in public: an antismoking campaign; an antismoking ordinance.


intended to prevent people from smoking tobacco


(ˌæn tiˈsmoʊ kɪŋ, ˌæn taɪ-)
opposed to the smoking of tobacco; promoting the discontinuance of smoking: an antismoking campaign.


adj contra el tabaco, antitabaco
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This antismoking policy, according to him, has been one of the best things that ever happened to Manila since he assumed office.
Antitobacco group New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP) urged Health Secretary Francisco Duque III to maintain and reinforce the antismoking advocacy pushed by President Rodrigo Duterte through former Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial.
CVS Health and the CVS Health Foundation last year pledged $50 million over five years to bolster antismoking efforts, with an emphasis on young people.
More specifically, states that required such counseling lowered the use of antismoking drugs by one-quarter to one-third.
The tournament, which promoted the theme of antismoking, was a huge success.
Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom (UK), American women who believe smoking helps control their weight were less likely to quit in response to cigarettes' rising cost and prevalent antismoking messages.
The UK Parliament are to put the issue to the vote this week, with antismoking campaigners claiming plain packets will protect children from tobacco branding.
According to political analyst Ivica Bocevski, this government has demonstrated with the antismoking law it is capable of putting into effect unpopular measures.
Lamae Stout alleges in the suit filed this month in Lane County Circuit Court that her husband became psychotic after Eugene dentist Matthew McLaughlin began prescribing him the antismoking drug Chantix to treat a nicotine addiction and curb his use of chewing tobacco.
Deborah Arnott of antismoking group Ash said: "The Government should be congratulated for properly considering the issues before making an informed decision rather than caving in to tobacco multi-nationals.
Antismoking messages in the mass media are one means to accomplish this goal.
In Great Barrington, for example, local officials have expanded the town's antismoking ordinance to include electronic cigarettes.