subpotent

adjective
sub·​po·​tent | \ˌsəb-ˈpō-tᵊnt \

Definition of subpotent 

: less potent than normal subpotent drugs

Other Words from subpotent

subpotency \ˌsəb-​ˈpō-​tᵊn(t)-​sē \ noun

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circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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subpotent

adjective
sub·​po·​tent | \ˌsəb-ˈpōt-ᵊnt-, ˈsəb- \

Medical Definition of subpotent 

: less potent than normal subpotent drugs

Other Words from subpotent

subpotency \-​ˈpōt-​ᵊn-​sē \ noun, plural -cies

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