Definition of Potentiate
to increase the power or effect of something, especially medicine
Examples of Potentiate in a sentence
The two medicines prescribed by the doctor tend to potentiate each other and are stronger together than if taken separately.
Alcohol can potentiate the central nervous system and caused depressed people to be even more despondent.
Because it can raise the blood sugar, eating unhealthy food can potentiate the negative effects of diabetes.
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