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 (ăn′tē-flăch′ə-lənt, ăn′tī-)
Preventing or treating excessive gas in the gastrointestinal tract.
An antiflatulent drug.
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Noun1.antiflatulent - any agent that reduces intestinal gasantiflatulent - any agent that reduces intestinal gas
agent - a substance that exerts some force or effect
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