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neurohormone

noun neu·ro·hor·mone \-ˈhr-ˌmōn\

Definition of NEUROHORMONE

:  a hormone (as acetylcholine or norepinephrine) produced by or acting on nervous tissue
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Origin of NEUROHORMONE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1935
Medical Dictionary

neurohormone

noun neu·ro·hor·mone \-ˈhr-ˌmōn\

Medical Definition of NEUROHORMONE

:  a hormone (as acetylcholine or norepinephrine) produced by or acting on nervous tissue

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