verb (used with object), stim·u·lat·ed, stim·u·lat·ing.
verb (used without object), stim·u·lat·ed, stim·u·lat·ing.
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Before long, the brain sends chemical messengers to stimulate adrenal glands near the kidneys to release cortisol.Puberty can repair the brain’s stress responses after hardship early in life|Esther Landhuis|August 28, 2020|Science News
On July 18, a Twitter user asked if Neuralink could help patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder and if it could stimulate the release of oxytocin, serotonin and other chemicals.Elon Musk’s brain company plans a big reveal on Friday. Here’s what we already know|Verne Kopytoff|August 27, 2020|Fortune
This stimulates the nearby adrenal glands to release another hormone.
Cassataro and her colleagues are developing a “subunit” vaccine that delivers harmless fragments of the virus — rather than the whole pathogen — to stimulate immunity.These countries aren’t waiting for a U.S., China, or U.K. COVID vaccine|Claire Zillman, reporter|August 26, 2020|Fortune
Though the nation’s health authorities continue to advise people from different households to maintain their distance, there are things people who live alone can do to stimulate the happy hormones that come from physical touch.The pandemic problem tech can’t solve: Physical touch|Danielle Abril|August 23, 2020|Fortune
Instructional materials and approaches that motivate, stimulate, and engage students.
We were going to stimulate and grow and get back to positive growth and work with our friends and partners.
The only thing that will stimulate is liberal and conservative opposition to what looks like a plan for offshoring.Obama Wants to Fight Income Inequality…With More Free Trade?|Lloyd Green|January 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
RKF: In many of your earlier plays, the characters drink to excess—which tends to stimulate the conversation.
Now however, Carl Icahn has weighed in—and apparently septuagenarians can stimulate the appeal of a tech company.
But Peter is stimulating, even though he does stimulate you into opposition.The Prairie Mother|Arthur Stringer
How to stimulate it and put it upon a new footing of energy and enterprise they have not suggested.President Wilson's Addresses|Woodrow Wilson
It will stimulate the good roads movement throughout the United States.Wanderings in Ireland|Michael Myers Shoemaker
His vitality ebbed again, and not even the fierce gnawing hunger that refused to depart could stimulate it.The Masters of the Peaks|Joseph A. Altsheler
He can see no advantage in burying a body close to a martyrs tomb unless in order to stimulate the prayers of the living.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume I of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor