- vt. 赋与力量；加强
increase the effect of or act synergistically with (a drug or a physiological or biochemical phenomenon);
"potentiate the drug"
- Drugs potentiate the effect of alcohol.
- In particular, we consider thrombotic complications, which constitute a major concern when agents that potentiate hemostasis are administered.
Though the phenobarbitone had caused death, it had been potentiated by the alcohol.出自： Douglas Clark