antianalgesia

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Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ analgesia

Noun[edit]

antianalgesia (uncountable)

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  1. (biochemistry) The ability of certain endogenous chemicals (notably cholecystokinin and neuropeptide Y) to counter the effects of exogenous analgesics (such as morphine) or endogenous pain-inhibiting neurotransmitters and modulators.

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