synaptic

adjective syn·ap·tic \ sə-ˈnap-tik \

Definition of synaptic

1 :of or relating to a synapsis
2 :of or relating to a synapse

synaptically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of synaptic

New Latin synapsis


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synaptic

adjective syn·ap·tic \ si-ˈnap-tik, British also sī- \

medical Definition of synaptic

1 :of, relating to, or participating in synapsis
  • synaptic chromosomes
2 :of or relating to a synapse
  • synaptic transmission

synaptically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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