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Agonist

Ag´o`nist
n.1.One who contends for the prize in public games.
Noun1.agonist - the principal character in a work of fiction
Synonyms: protagonist
2.agonist - someone involved in a contest or battle (as in an agon)
Antonyms:
adversary, antagonist, opposer, resister, opponent - someone who offers opposition
3.agonist - a muscle that contracts while another relaxes; "when bending the elbow the biceps are the agonist"
4.agonist - (biochemistry) a drug that can combine with a receptor on a cell to produce a physiological reaction
antihero, character, fictional character, fictitious character, protagonist
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Agnus Scythicus
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Agonism
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Agonothete
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