Definition of spasmolytic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌspazməˈlidik/


(Of a drug or treatment) able to relieve spasm of smooth muscle.


A drug that relieves spasm of smooth muscle.
Example sentences
  • Currently, valerian is employed as a sleep aid or sedative and as a gastrointestinal spasmolytic.

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Syllabification: spas·mo·lyt·ic

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