Definition of adjuvant


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • adjuvant is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 19 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • adjuvant is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 24 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of adjuvant

  • furnishing added support (adjective)

    Examples

    1. an adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticism

    Synonyms

    1. accessory
    2. adjunct
    3. ancillary
    4. appurtenant
    5. auxiliary

  • an additive that enhances the effectiveness of medical treatment (noun)

  • enhancing the action of a medical treatment (adjective)

    Examples

    1. the adjuvant action of certain bacteria

See definition of adjuvant in Merriam Webster