synencephalocele syn·en·ceph·a·lo·cele (sĭn’ěn-sěf’ə-lō-sēl’)
Protrusion of brain substance through a defect in the skull together with adhesions preventing restoration.
noun 1. synaeresis. 2. Physical Chemistry. the contraction of a gel accompanied by the exudation of liquid. noun, Phonetics. 1. the contraction of two syllables or two vowels into one, especially the contraction of two vowels so as to form a diphthong. 2. synizesis. noun 1. (chem) the process in which a gel contracts on […]
adjective 1. working together; cooperative. adjective 1. another word for synergistic synergetic syn·er·get·ic (sĭn’ər-jět’ĭk) adj. Synergistic.
noun, Botany. 1. one of two small cells that lie inside the embryo sac of a flowering plant and nourish the ovum. synergid (sĭ-nûr’jĭd, sĭn’ər-) One of two small, short-lived nuclei lying near the egg in the mature embryo sac of a flowering plant. The synergids are part of the egg apparatus and are thought […]
noun 1. synergy (def 1). 2. Biochemistry, Pharmacology. the joint action of agents, as drugs, that when taken together increase each other’s effectiveness (contrasted with antagonism). 3. Theology. the doctrine that the human will cooperates with the Holy Ghost in the work of regeneration. Compare monergism. noun 1. Also called synergy. the working together of […]