antineoplastic definition

  • adjective:
    • Inhibiting or preventing the growth or development of malignant cells.
    • Inhibiting the development of tumours.
    • used in treating cancer tumors
    • Inhibiting or steering clear of the growth or growth of cancerous cells.
    • Inhibiting the introduction of tumours.
    • utilized in the treating disease
  • noun:
    • Any such broker, found in chemotherapy.
    • any one of a few medications that control or kill neoplastic cells; used in chemotherapy to destroy cancer tumors cells; all have unpleasant complications that could add nausea and vomiting and hair thinning and suppression of bone marrow function
    • such representative, utilized in chemotherapy.
    • some of a number of medications that control or destroy neoplastic cells; found in chemotherapy to destroy disease cells; all have unpleasant side-effects which will include nausea and sickness and baldness and suppression of bone tissue marrow purpose

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