noradrenaline

noun
nor·​adren·​a·​line | \ ˌnȯr-ə-ˈdre-nᵊl-ən \
variants: or less commonly noradrenalin

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Up to this point, scientists thought dopamine was nothing more than raw material for making noradrenaline. Denise Gellene, BostonGlobe.com, "Arvid Carlsson, 95; discovered a treatment for Parkinson’s," 2 July 2018 Up to this point, scientists thought dopamine was nothing more than raw material for making noradrenaline. Denise Gellene, BostonGlobe.com, "Arvid Carlsson, 95; discovered a treatment for Parkinson’s," 2 July 2018 The mice in the study showed an increase in the hormone noradrenaline when their noses were shut off. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Bad News: Smelling Food Could Make You Gain Weight," 10 July 2017 Up to this point, scientists thought dopamine was nothing more than raw material for making noradrenaline. Denise Gellene, BostonGlobe.com, "Arvid Carlsson, 95; discovered a treatment for Parkinson’s," 2 July 2018 Up to this point, scientists thought dopamine was nothing more than raw material for making noradrenaline. Denise Gellene, BostonGlobe.com, "Arvid Carlsson, 95; discovered a treatment for Parkinson’s," 2 July 2018 Up to this point, scientists thought dopamine was nothing more than raw material for making noradrenaline. Denise Gellene, BostonGlobe.com, "Arvid Carlsson, 95; discovered a treatment for Parkinson’s," 2 July 2018 Up to this point, scientists thought dopamine was nothing more than raw material for making noradrenaline. Denise Gellene, BostonGlobe.com, "Arvid Carlsson, 95; discovered a treatment for Parkinson’s," 2 July 2018 Up to this point, scientists thought dopamine was nothing more than raw material for making noradrenaline. Denise Gellene, BostonGlobe.com, "Arvid Carlsson, 95; discovered a treatment for Parkinson’s," 2 July 2018

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1932, in the meaning defined above

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noradrenaline

noun
nor·​adren·​a·​line
variants: also noradrenalin \ ˌnȯr-​ə-​ˈdren-​ᵊl-​ən \

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