serotonin

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See also: Serotonin and serótónín

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From sero- + tonic + -in.

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  • IPA(key): /ˌsɛrəˈtʰəʊnɪn/

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serotonin (uncountable)

  1. (biochemistry) An indoleamine neurotransmitter, 5-hydroxytryptamine, that is involved in depression, appetite, etc., and is crucial in maintaining a sense of well-being, security, etc.

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛrɔtɔˌɲɪn/

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serotonin m

  1. serotonin

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serotònīn m (Cyrillic spelling серото̀нӣн)

  1. (biochemistry) serotonin

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