Inhibitor vs Inhibitive - What's the difference?

inhibitor | inhibitive |


As a noun inhibitor

is inhibitor (all senses).

As an adjective inhibitive is

that inhibits.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

inhibitor

Noun

(en noun)
  • (chemistry) Any substance capable of stopping or slowing a specific chemical reaction.
  • (biology) Any substance capable of stopping or slowing a specific biological process
  • Derived terms

    * inhibitory

    See also

    * catalyst ----

    inhibitive

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • that inhibits
  • Synonyms

    * inhibitory

    Antonyms

    * noninhibitive