What does ataractic mean?

ataractic meaning in General Dictionary

medication that decreases stressed tension and gives peace of mind

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  • tending to soothe or calm or tranquilize
  • looking after soothe or tranquilize
  • a drug regularly reduce stress or tension without reducing psychological quality

ataractic meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1941, from Greek ataraktos "perhaps not disturbed" (see ataraxia) + -ic.