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neurotransmitter

neu·ro·trans·mit·ter

neurotransmitter

 
pronunciation:
nu ro traenz mI tr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a biochemical substance, such as epinephrine, that transmits or inhibits nerve impulses across the synapse of one cell to the synapse of another.
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