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synergism

syn·er·gism

synergism

 
pronunciation:
sI nr jih zm
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: the joint effect of agents that is increased beyond the effects of each agent separately.
two pesticides that show synergism in their toxicity to insects
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derivations: synergistic (adj.), synergistically (adv.)
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