[ pree-si-nap-tik ]
/ ˌpri sɪˈnæp tɪk /
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being or occurring on the transmitting end of a discharge across a synapse.
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Medical definitions for presynaptic
[ prē′sĭ-năp′tĭk ]
Relating to the area on the proximal side of a synaptic gap.
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