short-acting

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short-acting (comparative more short-acting, superlative most short-acting)

  1. (pharmacy) Having a pharmaceutical effect principally in the short term.
    Short-acting insulin is maximally effective for one to three hours.

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Last modified on 9 October 2013, at 04:19