describes or relates to any unique factor that increases tolerance for, or reduces sensitivity to, a dangerous or harmful stimuli, for example, a stimuli that may cause pain. See also pain perception.
What is ANTINOCICEPTIVE?
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ANTINOCICEPTIVE: "An antinociceptive factor reduced the sensitivity to a painful stimuli for the individual."
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