neurotransmission

noun neu·ro·trans·mis·sion \ ˌnu̇r-ō-tran(t)s-ˈmi-shən , -tranz- , ˌnyu̇r- \

Definition of neurotransmission

: the transmission of nerve impulses across a synapse

First Known Use of neurotransmission

1961

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neurotransmission

noun neu·ro·trans·mis·sion \ -tran(t)s-ˈmish-ən, -tranz- \

medical Definition of neurotransmission

: the transmission of nerve impulses across a synapse

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