neu·​ro·​mod·​u·​la·​tor -ˈmäj-ə-ˌlāt-ər How to pronounce neuromodulator (audio)
: something (as a polypeptide) that potentiates or inhibits the transmission of a nerve impulse but is not the actual means of transmission itself
neuromodulatory adjective

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“Neuromodulator.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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