acting against inflammation or fever.
an antiphlogistic agent.
The antiphlogistic method, in the strict application of the term, is practically obsolete.
A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II Various
Mrs. Dodd smiled, and proceeded to Hyperaemia, and thence to the antiphlogistic Regimen.
Hard Cash Charles Reade
Bleeding, pectorals with volatiles, and antiphlogistic diluters and blistering, were the most successful.
A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2) Charles Creighton
A tendency to this may also be overcome by the use of sedatives and antiphlogistic remedies.
Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture
Associated words: phlogistic, phlogogenous, antiphlogistic, demulcent delitescence.
Putnam’s Word Book Louis A. Flemming
All antiphlogistic means have failed, such as blood-letting and the free use of evacuants.
Cattle and Their Diseases Robert Jennings
It thus interferes with the inflammatory process, and acts as a general antiphlogistic.
The Action of Medicines in the System Frederick William Headland
These actions are antiphlogistic and hyperemic, and these in turn may be either antiseptic or astringent.
Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry Maximilian Stern
Distemper has been hitherto regarded as an inflammatory disorder, which was to be conquered only by antiphlogistic remedies.
The Dog Dinks, Mayhew, and Hutchinson
The antiphlogistic theory was soon adopted by all French chemists of note.
Heroes of Science M. M. Pattison Muir
(obsolete) of or relating to the prevention or alleviation of inflammation
an antiphlogistic agent or drug
antiphlogistic an·ti·phlo·gis·tic (ān’tē-flə-jĭs’tĭk, ān’tī-)
Reducing inflammation or fever; anti-inflammatory.
pertaining to or ; responsive. an antiphonary. Historical Examples The “Ambrosian Chant” was the antiphonal plain-song arranged and systematized to statelier effect in choral symphony. The Story of the Hymns and Tunes Theron Brown and Hezekiah Butterworth Its structure is antiphonal as between Men, Women, and the two combined. Select Masterpieces of Biblical Literature Various […]
alternate or responsive singing by a choir in two divisions. a psalm, verse, etc., so sung; . a responsive musical utterance. Historical Examples He looked back fondly to the days when he had sung his part in the antiphony in the magnificent cathedral at Manila. The Great White Tribe in Filipinia Paul T. Gilbert According […]
the use of a word in a sense opposite to its proper meaning. Historical Examples Instances of antiphrasis in the names given to black slaves are very common. The Thousand and One Nights, Vol. I. Anonymous The friend who presented me with him had given him, perhaps by antiphrasis, the startling name of Pelléas. Our […]
of or relating to the body: physical exercise. of or relating to that which is material: the physical universe; the physical sciences. noting or pertaining to the properties of matter and energy other than those peculiar to living matter. pertaining to the physical sciences, especially . carnal; sexual: a physical attraction. tending to touch, hug, […]