catecholaminergic

play
adjective cat·e·chol·amin·er·gic \-ˌkō-lə-mē-ˈnər-jik, -ˌkȯ-, -mi-\

Definition of catecholaminergic

  1. :  involving, liberating, or mediated by catecholamine

First Known Use of catecholaminergic

1970


Medical Dictionary

catecholaminergic

play
adjective cat·e·chol·amin·er·gic \-ˌkō-lə-mē-ˈnər-jik\

Medical Definition of catecholaminergic

  1. :  involving, liberating, or mediated by catecholamine catecholaminergic neurons in the brain catecholaminergic transmission in the nervous system


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up catecholaminergic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

lethargy or dullness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time-traveler-quiz-which-word-came-first
  • Which came first?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!