transitive verb-·cat·ed, -·cat·ing
to make (the indicated, or expected, procedure or treatment) inadvisable
transitive verbcon·tra·in·di·cat·ed, con·tra·in·di·cat·ing, con·tra·in·di·cates
To indicate the inadvisability of (a medical treatment, for example).
(third-person singular simple present contraindicates, present participle contraindicating, simple past and past participle contraindicated)
- (medicine) To make inadvisable; to warn against a specific medicine or treatment.
contra- + indicate