Meaning of ACETYLCHOLINE in English


Pronunciation: ə - ˌ se-t ə l- ' k ō - ˌ l ē n, - ˌ s ē -; ' a-s ə - ˌ t ē l-

Function: noun

Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary

Date: 1906

: a neurotransmitter C 7 H 17 NO 3 released at autonomic synapses and neuromuscular junctions and formed enzymatically in the tissues from choline

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