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Meaning of "counterirritation" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF COUNTERIRRITATION

counterirritation  [ˌkaʊntərˌɪrɪˈteɪʃ ən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF COUNTERIRRITATION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Counterirritation is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES COUNTERIRRITATION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of counterirritation in the English dictionary

The definition of counterirritation in the dictionary is a superficial irritation that relieves inflammation of deep structures.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH COUNTERIRRITATION


coagulation
kəʊˌæɡjʊˈleɪʃ ən
colonization
ˌkɒlənaɪˈzeɪʃ ən
commercialization
kəˌmɜːʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃ ən
congratulation
kənˌɡrætʃʊˈleɪʃ ən
cremation
krɪˈmeɪʃ ən
decapitation
dɪˌkæpɪˈteɪʃ ən
deforestation
diːˌfɒrɪˈsteɪʃ ən
dehydration
ˌdiːhaɪˈdreɪʃ ən
detoxification
diːˌtɒksɪfɪˈkeɪʃ ən
devastation
ˌdɛvəˈsteɪʃ ən
dissemination
dɪˌsɛmɪˈneɪʃ ən
encrustation
ˌɪŋkrʌˈsteɪʃ ən
eradication
ɪˌrædɪˈkeɪʃ ən
escalation
ˌɛskəˈleɪʃ ən
evacuation
ɪˌvækjʊˈeɪʃ ən
evaporation
ɪˌvæpəˈreɪʃ ən
explantation
ˌɛksplɑːnˈteɪʃ ən
exploitation
ˌɛksplɔɪˈteɪʃ ən
fabrication
ˌfæbrɪˈkeɪʃ ən
fascination
ˌfæsɪˈneɪʃ ən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE COUNTERIRRITATION

counterfort
counterglow
counterguerilla
counterinstance
counterinsurgency
counterinsurgent
counterintelligence
counterintuitive
counterion
counterirritant
counterlight
counterman
countermand
countermandable
countermarch
countermark
countermeasure
countermelody
countermemo
countermen

WORDS THAT END LIKE COUNTERIRRITATION

accreditation
action
administration
animation
application
association
certification
citation
combination
communication
confirmation
conversation
corporation
creation
decoration
destination
documentation
duration
education
evaluation
excitation

Synonyms and antonyms of counterirritation in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «counterirritation» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF COUNTERIRRITATION

Find out the translation of counterirritation to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of counterirritation from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «counterirritation» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

反刺激
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

contrairritación
570 millions of speakers

English

counterirritation
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

counterirritation
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تهييج مقابل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

counterirritation
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

counterirritation
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

counterirritation
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

contre-irritation
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pengadukan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

counterirritation
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

反対刺激
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

counterirritation
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Counterirritation
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

counterirritation
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

counterirritation
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उलटतपासणी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

counterirritation
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

counterirritation
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

counterirritation
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

counterirritation
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

counterirritation
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

counterirritation
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

counterirritation
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

counterirritation
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

counterirritation
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of counterirritation

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «COUNTERIRRITATION»

The term «counterirritation» is barely ever used and occupies the 194.709 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COUNTERIRRITATION» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «counterirritation» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «counterirritation» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about counterirritation

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COUNTERIRRITATION»

Discover the use of counterirritation in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to counterirritation and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Mosby's Massage Therapy Review
Counterirritation Counterirritation is a superficial irritation that relieves some irritation of deeper structures. Counterirritation may be explained by the gate control theory. Inhibition in central sensory pathways, produced by rubbing or oscillating ...
Sandy Fritz, 2009
2
Clinical Massage in the Healthcare Setting
Counterirritation isa superficial irritationthat relieves some irritation of deeper structures. Counterirritation may be explained by the gate control theory. Inhibition of central sensory pathways, producedby rubbingor oscillating (shaking ) an area, ...
Sandy Fritz, Leon Chaitow, Glenn Hymel, 2008
3
Manual of gynecology
Counterirritation. Counterirritation may be transient, prolonged, or continuous. The usual places for counterirritation in gynecology are over the iliac, vesical and sacral regions. Transient counterirritation is best produced by dipping a thin cloth  ...
Henry Turman Byford, 1895
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Sports & Exercise Massage: Comprehensive Care in Athletics, ...
Counterirritation is a superficial irritation that masks some irritation of deeper structures. Counterirritation may be explained by the gate control theory. Inhibition in central sensory pathways, produced by rubbing or oscillating ( shaking) an area, ...
Sandy Fritz, 2012
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British Medical Journal: BMJ
My experience teaches me that counterirritation is the great remedy for inflammatory diseases. In proportion as the inflammatory element predominates over specific and diathetic elements, so is the utility of a second, not too near and not too ...
6
Medical Record
Counterirritation, especially by means of blisters, has so long been an accepted treatment in rheumatic affections that we can safely anticipate that in some form or other it will from time to time come up for reconsideration. .Forty years ago or ...
7
Practical Guide to Lameness in Horses
Of the methods available, therapeutic coutery (firing) is the most severe form of counterirritation. It is used most often to treat conditions of the carpus, cannon bone, and fetlock in racehorse. In some cases, it has been used prophylactically  ...
Ted S. Stashak, 2013
8
Surgical Management of Pain
FEEDBACK INHIBITION AND "DIFFUSE NOXIOUS INHIBITORY CONTROLS" The principle of counterirritation, in which "pain inhibits pain," is the basis for pain therapies in which application of a controlled pain-inducing stimulus is used to ...
Kim J. Burchiel, 2011
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A System of physiologic therapeutics
BY FREDERICK A. PACKARD LATE PHYSICIAN TO THE PENNSYLVANIA HOSPITAL Counterirritation : Mode of Action; Vascular Derivation; Reflex Nervous Influence; Friction; Liniments; Mustard Plaster and Poultice; Turpentine Stupe; Iodin ...
10
A Text-book of Practical Therapeutics: With Especial ...
COUNTERIRRITATION. Counterirritation is a term applied to the use of substances irritating to the surface with which they come in contact, and is employed for the purpose of influencing morbid processes in more or less distant parts or of ...
Hobart Amory Hare, 1904

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COUNTERIRRITATION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term counterirritation is used in the context of the following news items.
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Treating Soft Tissue Injuries in Racehorses
... phenylbutazone to reduce inflammation, followed by counterirritation (such as chemical blistering or thermal pinfiring) to increase circulation. «TheHorse.com, Jan 14»
2
Tendon and Ligament Injuries
Popular treatment modalities such as extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) and counterirritation (using chemical blistering or thermal ... «TheHorse.com, Dec 13»
3
People's Pharmacy: Treatment sought for persistent hiccups
Although home remedies are not well-studied either, some may work through counterirritation of the vagus nerve. Readers have suggested ... «Houston Chronicle, Apr 11»
4
Warming Skin Balms Ineffective for Pain Relief
It has long been thought that rubefacients reduce pain in muscles, tendons, and joints by "counterirritation," distraction from musculoskeletal ... «MedPage Today, Jul 09»
5
The Reality of "Traditional Chinese" Medicines
A collection of nonspecific psychological mechanisms, now known to be sources of error: misdirection, counterirritation (in the case of ... «Medscape, Aug 06»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Counterirritation [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/counterirritation>. Dec 2019 ».
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