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potentiate

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verb po·ten·ti·ate \pə-ˈten(t)-shē-ˌāt\

Definition of potentiate

po·ten·ti·at·edpo·ten·ti·at·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make effective or active or more effective or more active; also :  to augment the activity of (as a drug) synergistically

po·ten·ti·a·tion play \-ˌten(t)-shē-ˈā-shən\ noun
po·ten·ti·a·tor play \-ˈten(t)-shē-ˌā-tər\ noun


1817

First Known Use of potentiate

1817


Medical Dictionary

potentiate

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transitive verb po·ten·ti·ate \pə-ˈten-chē-ˌāt\

Medical Definition of potentiate

po·ten·ti·at·edpo·ten·ti·at·ing

  1. :  to make effective or active or more effective or more active; also :  to augment the activity of (as a drug) synergistically

  2. po·ten·ti·a·tion \-ˌten-chē-ˈā-shən\play noun




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