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-ANTI- vocab words

Heineman Middle School, team 8-2, Mrs. Downing's gifted reading/language arts class, -anti- vocab words; word, part of speech, definition, sometimes a (/) and a simplfied definition
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antibody
(n.) protein that nuetralizes an antigen/ cells that kill germs
anticlimax
(n.) a ludicrous conclusion/ a strange ending
anticline
(n.) an upward bend in rock strata/ a sloping rock structure
anticoagulant
(n.) a drug that prevents blood clots
antifebrile
(adj.) reduces fever/ aspirin
antihero
(n.) an untraditional protagonist/ an evil main character
antilogy
(n.) a contradiction/ something that goes against something else
antimatter
(n.) opposite particles
antinomian
(n.) belief in faith alone
antipathy
(n.) a strong dislike
antiseptic
(n.) a medicine that prevents infection
antivenin
(n.) an antitoxin for venom/ medicine to kill venom in snake bites
antonym
(n.) an opposite word
antidote
(n.) a poison remedy
antinovel
(n.) a radical novel/ a strange novel
antipode
(n.) the exact opposite
antimacassar
(n.) a small cover for a chair back
antiscorbutic
(n.) a remedy for scurvy/ supplies Vitamin C
antilabor
(adj.) opposed to unions
antiballistic
(n.) an antimissle missle
anti
against, opposite, counteract