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nootropic

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noun no·ot·ro·pic \ˌnō-ə-ˈtrō-pik\

Definition of nootropic

  1. :  a substance that enhances cognition and memory and facilitates learning

nootropic adjective


Origin of nootropic

International Scientific Vocabulary noo- + -tropic


First Known Use: 1976


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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "nootropic"


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