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pəˈtɛn ʃiˌeɪtpo·ten·ti·ate

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  1. potentiateverb

    increase the effect of or act synergistically with (a drug or a physiological or biochemical phenomenon)

    "potentiate the drug"


  1. potentiateverb

    To endow with power

  2. potentiateverb

    To enhance

  3. potentiateverb

    To increase the potency (of a drug or biochemical agent)

    These anti-depressants potentiate the analgesic action of opiates.

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  1. Potentiateverb

    to render active or potent

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of potentiate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of potentiate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    an event in which one thing is substituted for another
    • A. transition
    • B. scrutiny
    • C. temptation
    • D. permutation

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