* * *syn·er·gis·tic .sin-ər-'jis-tik adj1) having the capacity to act in synergism <\synergistic drugs> <\synergistic muscles>2) of, relating to, or resembling synergism <a \synergistic reaction> <a \synergistic effect>syn·er·gis·ti·cal·ly -ti-k(ə-)lē adv
* * *syn·er·gis·tic (sin″ər-jisґtik) 1. acting together. 2. enhancing the effect of another force or agent.
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Synergistic — Syn er*gis tic, a. 1. Of or pertaining to synergism. A synergistic view of regeneration. Shedd. [1913 Webster] 2. Co[ o]perating; synergetic. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
synergistic — 1818 in theology; 1876 in medicine, from SYNERGIST (Cf. synergist) + IC (Cf. ic). Related: Synergistically … Etymology dictionary
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synergistic — adjective Date: circa 1847 1. having the capacity to act in synergism < synergistic drugs > 2. of, relating to, or resembling synergism < a synergistic reaction > • synergistically adverb … New Collegiate Dictionary
synergistic — synergistically, adv. /sin euhr jis tik/, adj. 1. pertaining to, characteristic of, or resembling synergism: a synergistic effect. 2. acting as a synergist; producing synergism; interacting. 3. of or pertaining to theological synergism or… … Universalium
synergistic — adjective 1. used especially of drugs or muscles that work together so the total effect is greater than the sum of the two (or more) (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑interactive • Ant: ↑antagonistic • Derivationally related forms: ↑synergism 2 … Useful english dictionary
synergistic — adjective Of or pertaining to synergy or synergism; co operative, working together, interacting, mutually stimulating … Wiktionary
synergistic — Synonyms and related words: accompanying, accordant, agreeing, associate, associated, at one with, coacting, coactive, coadjutant, coadjuvant, coadunate, coefficient, coincident, collaborative, collective, collectivist, collectivistic, collusive … Moby Thesaurus
synergistic — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Working together toward a common end: collaborative, cooperative, synergetic, synergic. See CONFLICT … English dictionary for students
synergistic — adj. of or pertaining to synergy, producing synergy … English contemporary dictionary