Adjuvant

Definition of Adjuvant

Ad´ju`vant   Pronunciation: ăd´jũ`vant
n.1.(Immunology) A substance added to an immunogenic agent to enhance the production of antibodies.
2.A substance added to a formulation of a drug which enhances the effect of the active ingredient.
a.1.Helping; helpful; assisting.
n.1.An assistant.
2.(Med.) An ingredient, in a prescription, which aids or modifies the action of the principal ingredient.

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