serotonergic

[ ser-uh-tn-ur-jik ]
/ ˈsɛr ə tnˈɜr dʒɪk /

adjective

containing or activated by serotonin.

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Origin of serotonergic

First recorded in 1965–70; seroton(in) + -ergic
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Medical definitions for serotonergic

serotonergic
[ sĕr′ə-tn-ûrjĭk ]

adj.

Activated by or capable of liberating serotonin, especially in transmitting nerve impulses.
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