English dictionary

Hint: Wildcards can be used multiple times in a query.

English adjective: antineoplastic

1. antineoplastic used in the treatment of cancer

SamplesAnticancer drug.
An antineoplastic effect.

Synonymsanticancer, antitumor, antitumour

English noun: antineoplastic

1. antineoplastic (artifact) any of several drugs that control or kill neoplastic cells; used in chemotherapy to kill cancer cells; all have unpleasant side effects that may include nausea and vomiting and hair loss and suppression of bone marrow function

Synonymsantineoplastic drug, cancer drug

Broader (hypernym)cytotoxic drug

Narrower (hyponym)Alkeran, alkylating agent, antimetabolite, antineoplastic antibiotic, asparaginase, Elspar, floxuridine, lomustine, melphalan, periwinkle plant derivative, procarbazine, thioguanine, thiotepa

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2020 onlineordbog.dk