serotonergic

adjective
se·ro·to·ner·gic | \ ˌsir-ə-tə-ˈnər-jik \
variants: or less commonly serotoninergic \ˌsir-ə-ˌtō-nə-ˈnər-jik \

Definition of serotonergic 

: liberating, activated by, or involving serotonin in the transmission of nerve impulses a serotonergic neuron serotonergic pathways

First Known Use of serotonergic

1957, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for serotonergic

serotonin + -ergic

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serotonergic

adjective
se·ro·to·ner·gic | \ ˌsir-ə-tə-ˈnər-jik \
variants: or serotoninergic \ˌsir-ə-ˌtō-nə-ˈnər-jik \

Medical Definition of serotonergic 

: liberating, activated by, or involving serotonin in the transmission of nerve impulses

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