serotonergic

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adjective se·ro·to·ner·gic \ˌsir-ə-tə-ˈnər-jik\

Definition of serotonergic

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

Variants of serotonergic

or less commonly

serotoninergic

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Origin and Etymology of serotonergic

serotonin + -ergic


First Known Use: 1957


Medical Dictionary

serotonergic

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adjective se·ro·to·ner·gic \ˌsir-ə-tə-ˈnər-jik\

Medical Definition of serotonergic

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

Variants of serotonergic

or

serotoninergic

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