American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Of or relating to synergy: a synergistic effect.
- adj. Producing or capable of producing synergy: synergistic drugs.
- adj. Christianity Of or relating to synergism.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or relating to synergism; of the nature of synergism: as, the synergistic controversy (a controversy in the Lutheran Church, in the sixteenth century, regarding synergism).
- Working together; coöperating.
- adj. Of or pertaining to synergy or synergism; co-operative, working together, interacting, mutually stimulating.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Of or pertaining to synergism.
- adj. Coöperating; synergetic.
- adj. used especially of drugs or muscles that work together so the total effect is greater than the sum of the two (or more)
- adj. working together; used especially of groups, as subsidiaries of a corporation, cooperating for an enhanced effect
- adj. of or relating to the theological doctrine of synergism
“Mr. Stemmler: There are roughly 2,500 back office people at Frontier in Denver that are what they call synergistic cost centers.”
“One of the longer term synergistic benefits of the EPOC acquisition is that it may provide us some flexibility to rationalize some of our product that we ship into Taiwan today from North America and Japan and we fully believe that there's some synergies there and some cost reductions related to that opportunity.”
“Phase Four (’00s) Popularity of I Love the ’80s leads to avalanche of cheaply produced pop culture-themed originals; superfluous awards shows and tabloid programming (Driven, The Fabulous Life Of) abound; music videos quietly migrate to the wee hours only; increased influence from corporate owner Viacom results in synergistic nightmares such as ET on VH-1; trashy “Celebreality” programming brings gainful employment to has-been celebrities; catches up with MTV in its tenuous connection with music.”
“A new study out of Spain says the Mediterranean may actually prevent depression due to what researchers are calling a synergistic combination of good fats from olive oil and nuts, antioxidants from fruits and even B vitamins from my favorite part of the diet, a glass of red wine.”
“They're going to look at the whole gamut, because it's quite possible that the drugs that are in his system by themselves are not fatal, but, when taken in combination, you have what is called a synergistic effect.”
“That's due to what researchers are calling a synergistic combination of good fats from olive oil and nuts, antioxidants from fruits and even B vitamins from a glass of red wine.”
“The optimal pattern of interaction is synergistic, that is, one in which each part functions in a way that enhances the welfare of the other parts as well as its own.”
“He cites Radio Shack® as an example of this model, whereby business owners are recruited on the idea of synergistic expansion within a current successful retail operation.”
“African Development Community (SADC), namely synergistic regional initiatives that aim at the economic, social and conservation development of the subcontinent.”
“AAPL), will add a long term synergistic income stream to compliment Google's search engine.”
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