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syn·er·gist

 (sĭn′ər-jĭst)
n.
1. A synergistic organ, drug, or agent.
2. Christianity An adherent of synergism.
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synergist

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

(ˈsɪn ər dʒɪst, sɪˈnɜr-)

n.
a drug, organ, etc., that combines with another or others to enhance an effect.
[1650–60]
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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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