neurohormone

noun neu·ro·hor·mone \ ˌnu̇r-ō-ˈhȯr-ˌmōn , ˌnyu̇r- \

Definition of neurohormone

: a hormone (such as acetylcholine or norepinephrine) produced by or acting on nervous tissue

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neurohormone

noun neu·ro·hor·mone \ -ˈhȯr-ˌmōn \

medical Definition of neurohormone

: a hormone (as acetylcholine or norepinephrine) produced by or acting on nervous tissue

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