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Medical Term:

anticholinesterase

Pronunciation: an′tē-kō-lin-es′ter-ās

Definition: One of the drugs that inhibit or inactivate acetylcholinesterase, either reversibly (physostigmine) or irreversibly (tetraethyl pyrophosphate).

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