cumulative effect

n.

The state at which repeated administration of a drug may produce effects that are more pronounced than those produced by the first dose.cumulative action

Nearby words

  1. cumshaw,
  2. cumulate,
  3. cumulation,
  4. cumulative,
  5. cumulative distribution function,
  6. cumulative evidence,
  7. cumulative scoring,
  8. cumulative voting,
  9. cumulet,
  10. cumuliform


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