Definition of Antagonistic. Meaning of Antagonistic. Synonyms of Antagonistic

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Definition of Antagonistic

Antagonistic
Antagonistic An*tag`o*nis"tic, Antagonistical An*tag`o*nis"tic*al, a. Opposing in combat, combating; contending or acting against; as, antagonistic forces. -- An*tag`o*nis"tic*al*ly, adv. They were distinct, adverse, even antagonistic. --Milman.

Meaning of Antagonistic from wikipedia

- An antagonist is a character opposing the protagonist in literature. Antagonist may also refer to: Antagonist (muscle), a muscle type Receptor antagonist...
- antagonist is the character in a story who is against the protagonist. The English word antagonist comes from the Gr**** ἀνταγωνιστής – antagonistēs,...
- Antagonistic contradiction (Chinese language: 矛盾; Pinyin: Máo dùn) is the notion that compromise between different social cl****es is impossible, and their...
- A receptor antagonist is a type of receptor ligand or drug that blocks or dampens a biological response by binding to and blocking a receptor rather than...
- The antagonistic pleiotropy hypothesis was first proposed by George C. Williams in 1957 as an evolutionary explanation for senescence. Pleiotropy is the...
- The Antagonists is a 1971 historical novel by Ernest K. Gann about the siege of the Masada citadel in Israel by legions of the Roman Empire in AD 73....
- In pharmacology the term agonist-antagonist or mixed agonist/antagonist is used to refer to a drug which under some conditions behaves as an agonist (a...
- and lowering phases.[citation needed] Antagonist and agonist muscles often occur in pairs, called antagonistic pairs. As one muscle contracts, the other...
- fitness. In 1957 evolutionary biologist George C. Williams theorized that antagonistic effects will be exhibited during an organism's life cycle if it is closely...
- A nicotinic antagonist is a type of anticholinergic drug that inhibits the action of acetylcholine (ACh) at nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. These compounds...
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