Definitions for oxytocicˌɒk sɪˈtoʊ sɪk, -ˈtɒs ɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. oxytocic, oxytocic drug(noun)

    a drug that induces labor by stimulating contractions of the muscles of the uterus

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  1. oxytocic(Noun)

    An oxytocic drug.

  2. oxytocic(Adjective)

    Serving to promote uterine contractions, thus accelerating childbirth.

  3. Origin: From ὀξύς + τόκος, from τίκτω.


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