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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Analgesic" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Analgesic
An analgesic or painkiller is any member of the group of drugs used to achieve analgesia, relief from pain. - See link


Analgesic in Spanish is Analgésico
Un analgésico es un medicamento para calmar o eliminar el dolor, ya sea de cabeza, muscular, de artrítis, etc. Existen diferentes tipos de analgésicos y cada uno tiene sus ventajas y riesgos. Etimológicamente procede del prefijo griego an- (‘carencia, negación’) y άλγος (/álgos/, ‘dolor’). - See link


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