Medical Dictionary

cholinergic

adj cho·lin·er·gic \ˌkō-lə-ˈnər-jik\

Definition of CHOLINERGIC

1
of autonomic nerve fibers :  liberating, activated by, or involving acetylcholine—compare adrenergic 1, noradrenergic
2
:  resembling acetylcholine especially in physiological action <a cholinergic drug>
cho·lin·er·gi·cal·ly \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
March 30, 2015
amphibology Hear it
A phrase with more than one interpretation
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears