Meaning of Agonist

English: Agonist
Hindi: प्रचालक पेशी
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

a person engaged in a contest, conflict, struggle, etc., especially the protagonist in a literary work.

Definition: 2

a person who is torn by inner conflict.

Definition: 3

Physiology. a contracting muscle whose action is opposed by another muscle. Compare antagonist (def 3).

Definition: 4

Pharmacology. a chemical substance capable of activating a receptor to induce a full or partial pharmacological response. Compare antagonist (def 5).

Definition: 5

any muscle that is opposed in action by another muscle Compare antagonist (sense 2)