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antiperistaltic (adjective), more antiperistaltic, most antiperistaltic
Relating to a substance which inhibits or diminishes the excessively rhythmic tightening of the smooth muscles: There are antiperistaltic medications which are meant to reduce spasms of the intestinal-smooth muscles so they can decrease the abnormal muscle functions with the objective that they can return to normally forcing food through the digestive tract, bile through the bile duct, and urine through the ureters.
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