beta–adrenocepter

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noun be·ta–adre·no·cep·ter \¦bā-tə-ə-¦drē-nə-ˌsep-tər+\
variants: less commonly

beta–adrenoreceptor

\¦bā-tə-ə-¦drē-nə-ri-ˌsep-tər+\ play

Definition of beta–adrenocepter

plural

beta–adrenocepters

also

beta–adrenoreceptors

  1. :  beta-receptor Stimulation of beta-adrenoceptors tends to decrease the total peripheral resistance to blood flow and potently increases the force and rate of the heartbeat. — David S. Goldstein, Adrenaline and the Inner World … , 2006

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1967

First Known Use of beta–adrenocepter

1967


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