Meaning of GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID in English

GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌga-mə-ə-ˌmē-(ˌ)nō-byü-ˈtir-ik-, ˌga-mə-ˌa-mə-(ˌ)nō- ]

noun

Date: 1957

: an amino acid C 4 H 9 NO 2 that is a neurotransmitter which induces inhibition of postsynaptic neurons

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