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1. A drug that causes muscle relaxation.
2. Something that helps one to relax: Taking a walk is a great relaxant after working all day.
3. An agent used to straighten curly hair; a relaxer.
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(Medicine) med a drug or agent that relaxes, esp one that relaxes tense muscles
of, relating to, or tending to produce relaxation
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. of, pertaining to, or causing relaxation.n.
2. a drug that relaxes, esp. one that lessens strain in muscle.
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|Noun||1.||relaxant - a drug that relaxes and relieves tension|
drug - a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
muscle relaxant - a drug that reduces muscle contractility by blocking the transmission of nerve impulses or by decreasing the excitability of the motor end plate or by other actions
|Adj.||1.||relaxant - tending to relax or relieve muscular or nervous tension; "a relaxant drug"|
depressant - capable of depressing physiological or psychological activity or response by a chemical agent
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relaxant[rɪˈlæksənt] N (= drug) → relajante m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n (Med) → Relaxans nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
relaxant[rɪˈlæksənt] adj & n (Med) → calmante (m)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. relajante, tranquilizante; droga que reduce la tensión.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
relaxantn relajante m; muscle — relajante muscular
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.