of or relating to a substance that is used in the treatment or prevention of malaria.
any such substance, as a drug.
Historical Examples

In antimalarial work it is desirable to distinguish the anopheline mosquitoes from the culicine species in all stages.
Handbook of Medical Entomology William Albert Riley

effective in the treatment of malaria
an antimalarial drug or agent

antimalarial an·ti·ma·lar·i·al (ān’tē-mə-lâr’ē-əl, ān’tī-)
Preventing or relieving the symptoms of malaria.


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