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an agent that acts with or enhances the action of another.
A structure, agent, or physiologic process that aids the action of another. Compare: antagonist.
synergist/syn·er·gist/ (-er-jist) a muscle or agent which acts with another.
A synergistic organ, drug, or agent.
Etymology: Gk, syn + ergein, to work
an organ, agent, or substance that augments the activity of another organ, agent, or substance.
synergistA popular term for a practitioner of the Rubenfeld synergy method, see there.
1. Any agent, component, factor, or structure that facilitates the activity of another. See Synergism.
2. A muscle that assists the action of the prime mover.
A structure, agent, or physiologic process that aids the action of another.
synergistcommonly refers to a muscle which acts together with another muscle ( adv synergistically) to produce a greater effect; may also be applied to any pair or group of biological agents of the same kind, e.g. hormones.
synergistmuscle/muscle group assisting/augmenting the prime mover (see agonist)
A structure, agent, or physiologic process that aids action of another.
an agent that acts with or enhances the action of another, e.g. parainfluenza 3 virus and Mannheimiahaemolytica in cattle.