anticholinesterase

Type: Term Pronunciation: an′tē-kō-lin-es′ter-ās Definitions: 1. One of the drugs that inhibit or inactivate acetylcholinesterase, either reversibly (physostigmine) or irreversibly (tetraethyl pyrophosphate).
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anticholinesterase

[n] - a medicine that inhibits cholinesterase by combining with it and so has a cholinergic effect
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anticholinesterase

See cholinesterase inhibitor
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anticholinesterase

<pharmacology> An agent, such as nerve gas, that blocks nerve impulses by inhibiting the activity of the enzyme cholinesterase. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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anticholinesterase

noun a medicine that inhibits cholinesterase by combining with it and so has a cholinergic effect
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anticholinesterase

(an″te-) (an″ti-ko″lin-es´tәr-ās) an agent that inhibits acetylcholinesterase, the enzyme that breaks down acetylcholine at junctions of cholinergic nerve endings and effector organs or postsynaptic neurons; this permits accumulation of acetylcholine and increases the stimul...
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anticholinesterase

any of several drugs that prevent destruction of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine by the enzyme acetylcholinesterase within the nervous system. ... [3 related articles]
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