HyperDic: monoamine_neurotransmitter

English > 1 sense of the expression monoamine neurotransmitter:
NOUNsubstancemonoamine neurotransmittera monoamine that is functionally important in neural / neural transmission
English > monoamine neurotransmitter: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA monoamine that is functionally important in neural / neural transmission.
Narrowerdopamine, Dopastat, IntropinA monoamine neurotransmitter found in the brain and essential for the normal functioning of the central nervous system
noradrenaline, norepinephrineA catecholamine precursor of epinephrine that is secreted by the adrenal medulla and also released at synapses
serotonin, 5-hydroxytryptamineA neurotransmitter involved in e.g. sleep and depression and memory
BroadermonoamineA molecule containing one amine group (especially one that is a neurotransmitter)

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