Skip to Content
Medical Term:

antiemetic

Pronunciation: an′tē-ĕ-met′ik

Definition:

  1. Preventing or arresting vomiting.
  2. A remedy that tends to control nausea and vomiting.

[anti- + G. emetikos, emetic]

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide