Difference between revisions of "Synaptic"

 
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'''Definition'''
  
(Science: physiology) Pertaining to or affecting a [[synapse]] or [[synapsis]].
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''adjective''
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Of, relating to, or influenced by a [[synapse]] or [[synapsis]].
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'''Supplement'''
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''Word origin:'' [[synapse]] » Greek sunapsis, point of contact, from sunaptein, to join together : sun-, syn- + haptein, to fasten.
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''Related terms:''
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* [[Synaptic cleft]]
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* [[Synaptic vesicles]]
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* [[Synaptic transmission]]

Latest revision as of 12:43, 24 February 2009

Definition

adjective

Of, relating to, or influenced by a synapse or synapsis.


Supplement

Word origin: synapse » Greek sunapsis, point of contact, from sunaptein, to join together : sun-, syn- + haptein, to fasten.

Related terms:

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