Definition of neuroleptanalgesic in English:

neuroleptanalgesic

adjective

Medicine
  • Designating, relating to, or producing the state of neuroleptanalgesia.

noun

Medicine
  • A pharmaceutical preparation combining an antipsychotic drug and an opioid analgesic, used in neuroleptanalgesia.

Origin

1960s. From neuroleptanalgesia + -ic. Compare analgesic [noun].

Pronunciation

neuroleptanalgesic

/ˌnjʊərə(ʊ)lɛptˌanlˈdʒiːzɪk/