neuromodulator

noun
neu·​ro·​mod·​u·​la·​tor | \ -ˈmäj-ə-ˌlāt-ər \

Medical Definition of neuromodulator

: something (as a polypeptide) that potentiates or inhibits the transmission of a nerve impulse but is not the actual means of transmission itself

Other Words from neuromodulator

neuromodulatory \ -​lə-​ˌtōr-​ē, -​ˌtȯr-​ \ adjective

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