Definition of Ataractic

1. Noun. A drug used to reduce stress or tension without reducing mental clarity.




2. Adjective. Tending to soothe or tranquilize. "Took a hot drink with sedative properties before going to bed"

Definition of Ataractic

1. Adjective. That has a tranquilizing effect ¹

2. Noun. (medicine) A drug that is used to tranquilize; a tranquilizer. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ataractic

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Ataractic

1. 1. Having a calming or tranquillising effect. 2. A tranquilliser. Synonym: ataraxic. Origin: G. Ataraktos, calm (05 Mar 2000)

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