subpotent

adjective
sub·​po·​tent | \ ˌsəb-ˈpō-tᵊnt How to pronounce subpotent (audio) \

Definition of subpotent

: less potent than normal subpotent drugs

Other Words from subpotent

subpotency \ ˌsəb-​ˈpō-​tᵊn(t)-​sē How to pronounce subpotency (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of subpotent

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Subpotent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subpotent. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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subpotent

adjective
sub·​po·​tent | \ ˌsəb-ˈpōt-ᵊnt-, ˈsəb- How to pronounce subpotent (audio) \

Medical Definition of subpotent

: less potent than normal subpotent drugs

Other Words from subpotent

subpotency \ -​ˈpōt-​ᵊn-​sē How to pronounce subpotency (audio) \ noun, plural subpotencies

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