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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: adjuvant(0.01058 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to adjuvant.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: relating to something that is added but is not essential;
“an ancillary pump”; “an adjuvant discipline to forms
of mysticism”; “The mind and emotions are auxilliary
to each other” [syn: accessory, adjunct, ancillary,
appurtenant, auxiliary, subsidiary]
2: enhancing the action of a medical treatment; “the adjuvant
action of certain bacteria”
n : an additive that enhances the effectiveness of medical
English → English (gcide)
Adjuvant \Ad"ju*vant\ ([a^]d"j[-u]*vant), n. [L. adjuvamentum,
fr. adjuvare to help; ad + juvare to help.]
1. (Immunology) A substance added to an immunogenic agent to
enhance the production of antibodies. --Stedman.
2. A substance added to a formulation of a drug which
enhances the effect of the active ingredient. --Stedman.
Adjuvant \Ad"ju*vant\, n.
1. An assistant. [R.] --Yelverton.
2. (Med.) An ingredient, in a prescription, which aids or
modifies the action of the principal ingredient.
Adjuvant \Ad"ju*vant\, a. [L. adjuvans, p. pr. of adjuvare to
aid: cf. F. adjuvant. See Aid.]
Helping; helpful; assisting. [R.] “Adjuvant causes.”