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contraindicate


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Contraindicate  \Con"tra*in*"di*cate\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Contraindicated};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Contraindicating}.] 
  (Med.) 
  To  indicate,  as  by  a  symptom,  some  method  of  treatment 
  contrary  to  that  which  the  general  tenor  of  the  case  would 
  seem  to  require. 
 
  Contraindicating  symptoms  must  be  observed.  --Harvey. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  contraindicate 
  v  :  make  a  treatment  inadvisable  [ant:  {indicate},  {indicate}] 




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