antianxiety


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an·ti·anx·i·e·ty

 (ăn′tē-ăng-zī′ĭ-tē, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Preventing or reducing anxiety: an antianxiety drug.

antianxiety

(ˌæntɪæŋˈzaɪɪtɪ)
adj
acting against anxiety

an•ti•anx•i•e•ty

(ˌæn ti æŋˈzaɪ ɪ ti, ˌæn taɪ-)

adj.
tending to prevent or relieve anxiety.
[1960–65]
Translations

antianxiety

adj ansiolítico, que calma la ansiedad
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