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sympathin

noun
  1. a substance released at certain sympathetic nerve endings: thought to be identical with adrenaline
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Word Origin

C20: from sympath (etic) + -in
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sympathin in Medicine

sympathin

(sĭmpə-thĭn)
n.
  1. A substance, such as norepinephrine, that diffuses into the circulation from the terminals of active sympathetic nerves and serves as a chemical mediator.
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