Medical Dictionary


vt stim·u·late \-ˌlāt\

Medical Definition of STIMULATE

:  to excite to activity or growth or to greater activity
a :  to function as a physiological stimulus to (as a nerve or muscle) b :  to arouse or affect by a stimulant (as a drug)
stim·u·la·tive \ˈstim-yə-ˌlāt-iv\ adjective
stim·u·la·to·ry \-lə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtr-\ adjective
April 21, 2015
omnipotent Hear it
having unlimited authority or influence
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