HyperDic: immunosuppressive

English > 2 senses of the word immunosuppressive:
ADJECTIVEpertimmunosuppressiveof or relating to a substance that lowers the body's normal immune response and induces immunosuppression
NOUNartifactimmunosuppressive, immunosuppressant, immunosuppressor, immunosuppressive drug, immune suppressant druga drug that lowers the body's normal immune response
English > immunosuppressive: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to a substance that lowers the body's normal immune response and induces immunosuppression.
Nounsimmunosuppressionlowering the body's normal immune response to invasion by foreign substances
English > immunosuppressive: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA drug that lowers the body's normal immune response.
Synonymsimmunosuppressant, immunosuppressor, immunosuppressive drug, immune suppressant drug
Narrowermercaptopurine, PurinetholA drug (trade name Purinethol) that interferes with the metabolism of purine and is used to treat acute lymphocytic leukemia
methotrexate, methotrexate sodium, amethopterintoxic antimetabolite that limits cellular reproduction by acting as an antagonist to folic acid
Broadermedicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Spanishinmunosupresor
Catalanimmunosupressor

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