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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anti  \An"ti\  [Gr.  ?  against.  See  {Ante}.] 
  A  prefix  meaning  against,  opposite  or  opposed  to  contrary, 
  or  in  place  of  --  used  in  composition  in  many  English  words 
  It  is  often  shortened  to  ant-;  as  antacid,  antarctic. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  anti 
  adj  1:  (prefix)  opposite  or  opposing  or  neutralizing;  "`ant'  is  a 
  prefix  in  `antacid'";  "`anti'  is  a  prefix  in 
  `antihistamine'and  `antifreeze'"  [syn:  {ant}] 
  2:  not  in  favor  of  (an  action  or  proposal  etc.)  [ant:  {pro}] 




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