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neuropeptide

noun neu·ro·pep·tide \ˌnr-ə-ˈpep-ˌtīd, ˌnyr-\

Definition of NEUROPEPTIDE

:  an endogenous peptide that influences neural activity or functioning
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First Known Use of NEUROPEPTIDE

1975
Medical Dictionary

neuropeptide

noun neu·ro·pep·tide \ˌn(y)r-ə-ˈpep-ˌtīd\

Medical Definition of NEUROPEPTIDE

:  an endogenous peptide (as an endorphin or an enkephalin) that influences neural activity or functioning

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