from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Opposing the physiological effects caused by stimulation of the sympathetic nervous system: a sympatholytic treatment.
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- adj. That opposes the stimulation of the sympathetic nervous system
- n. Any medicine having this effect
sympath(etic) + -lytic.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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