antirejection

an•ti•re•jec•tion
[[t]ˌæn ti rɪˈdʒɛk ʃən, ˌæn taɪ-[/t]] adj.
med preventing the rejection of a transplanted organ:
antirejection drugs[/ex]
Etymology: l965–70

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • antirejection — /an tee ri jek sheuhn, an tuy /, adj. preventing the rejection of a transplanted organ: antirejection drugs. [l965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • antirejection — an·ti·re·jec·tion ri jek shən adj used or tending to prevent organ or tissue transplant rejection <antirejection drugs> …   Medical dictionary

  • antirejection — adjective Acting to prevent rejection of a transplanted organ or tissue …   Wiktionary

  • antirejection — an·ti·rejection …   English syllables

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