dopaminergic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dopamine +‎ -ergic.

Adjective[edit]

dopaminergic (not comparable)

  1. Containing, involving, or transmitting dopamine.
    The nucleus accumbens is one of the most studied nuclei in the dopaminergic system.
  2. Of or relating to dopamine.

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Noun[edit]

dopaminergic (plural dopaminergics)

  1. (biochemistry) Any substance that affects the production of dopamine

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