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Synonyms for counteract

Synonyms for counteract

to act as an equalizing weight or force to

to make ineffective by applying an opposite force or amount

Synonyms for counteract

act in opposition to

Related Words

oppose or check by a counteraction

oppose and mitigate the effects of by contrary actions

destroy property or hinder normal operations

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Sodium hydroxide-modified WSP that was low in ferulic acid (FA) significantly counteracted the effect of GOX.
Then they administered a second drug, which abruptly counteracted the active ingredient in marijuana, throwing the animals into withdrawal.
In addition, HSL's dynamic growth momentum is expected to be counteracted by intense market competition over the longer term, although the company has a competitive advantage in generating a new customer base through Hang Seng Bank.
But when monkeys received dietary soy, such as found in tofu or soy supplements, the cell proliferation was counteracted.
Ceplene not only accelerated the normal regenerative process, but its use as a pretreatment counteracted the initial delay in regeneration that would be caused by LPS.