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Synonyms of adjuvant

Noun


1. adjuvant, additive

usage: an additive that enhances the effectiveness of medical treatment

Adjective


1. accessory, adjunct, ancillary, adjuvant, appurtenant, auxiliary, supportive (vs. unsupportive)

usage: furnishing added support; "an ancillary pump"; "an adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticism"; "The mind and emotions are auxiliary to each other"

2. adjuvant, helpful (vs. unhelpful)

usage: enhancing the action of a medical treatment; "the adjuvant action of certain bacteria"

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