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cholinergic

adj cho·lin·er·gic \ˌkō-lə-ˈnər-jik\

Medical 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

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