[ doh-puh-mi-nur-jik ]
/ ˌdoʊ pə mɪˈnɜr dʒɪk /

adjective Biochemistry.

activated by or sensitive to dopamine.

Words nearby dopaminergic

Origin of dopaminergic

First recorded in 1970–75; dopamine + -ergic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Medical definitions for dopaminergic

[ dō′pə-mə-nûrjĭk ]


Relating to, involved in, or initiated by the neurotransmitter activity of dopamine or related substances.
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