adrenoceptive

[ə-drē′nō-sĕptĭv]

adj.

Of or relating to chemical sites in effector cells with which the adrenergic mediator unites.

Nearby words

  1. adrenergic blocking agent,
  2. adrenergic fiber,
  3. adrenergic neuronal blocking agent,
  4. adrenergic receptor,
  5. adreno-,
  6. adrenochrome,
  7. adrenocortical,
  8. adrenocortical hormone,
  9. adrenocortical insufficiency,
  10. adrenocorticomimetic


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