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noradrenergic


noradrenergic

adj nor·ad·ren·er·gic \ˌnr-ˌad-rə-ˈnər-jik\

Definition of NORADRENERGIC

:  liberating, activated by, or involving norepinephrine in the transmission of nerve impulses <a progressive deterioration of central noradrenergic pathways—C. D. Wise & Larry Stein> <noradrenergic synapses>—compare adrenergic 1, cholinergic 1
February 27, 2015
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