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1. A synergistic organ, drug, or agent.
2. Christianity An adherent of synergism.


(ˈsɪnədʒɪst; sɪˈnɜː-)
1. (Physiology) a drug, muscle, etc, that increases the action of another
2. (Theology) Christian theol an upholder of synergism
of or relating to synergism


(ˈsɪn ər dʒɪst, sɪˈnɜr-)

a drug, organ, etc., that combines with another or others to enhance an effect.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.synergist - a drug that augments the activity of another drug
drug - a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
antagonist - a drug that neutralizes or counteracts the effects of another drug
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FR synergist for nylon: Introduced last spring, Dow Corning 43-821 additive is described as a novel solution to the drawbacks of using phosphorus-based additives in glassre-inforced flame-retardant nylon 6 and 66 used in electrical/ electronic applications.
Reaching a new level represents an improved ability to respond effectively to change and complexity with synergist leaders shaping or amplifying the dynamics of a particular situation to bring about mutually beneficial results.
of Spring Branch is a retired podiatrist and the medical director for Synergist Medical Management.
litura to rotenone remains unclear, and determining an effective synergist to improve its insecticidal activity against S.
By cutting the total amount of organic phosphorus additive in PA6 and PA66 compounds by 40%, while still providing high levels of FR performance, the FR synergist used at low levels (1-2%) is said to deliver important benefits for compounders and electrical/ electronic component manufacturers.
Test design of fixed dispersed oil suspension formulation mesotrione TC (15%), OF-3472 (3%) dispersant and emulsifier OF-3468 (20%): 6300 (3%) synergist and stabilizer MF-33 (2%), a thickening agent SK04 (Suzhou Hui material), PT-L88 (Hunan Peng Thai) quality the number of points were: 0.
Of these four leadership types -- visionary, operator, processor and synergist -- only the people-oriented skill set of synergists is generally considered to be "learned"; the other three styles appear to be natural inclinations.
Antidepressant polypharmacy is another type of multimodal treatment that needs to be compared to the use of a single antidepressant and a synergist; there may be situations in which two different antidepressants result in better outcomes than the use of a single antidepressant and a synergist.
Critique: Offering a synergist approach to personal transformation, "The Art of HealingArt: The Keys to Power & Awareness" is as informed and informative as it is thoughtful and thought-provoking.
These insecticides and herbicides represent a range of pesticide classes: carbamates, organochlorines, organophosphates, and pyrethroids in addition to a pesticide synergist, a chlorinated benzoic acid, a triazine, and a dintroaniline.
The five assessments address the following chemical uses: methylene chloride or dichloromethane (DCM) and n-methylpyrrolidone (NMP) in paint stripper products; trichloroethylene (TCE) as a degreaser and a spray-on protective coating; antimony trioxide (ATO) as a synergist in halogenated flame retardants; and 1,3,4,6,7,8-Hexahydro-4,6,6,7,8,8,hexamethylcyclopenta-[γ]-2-benzopyran (HHCB) as a fragrance ingredient in commercial and consumer products.