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muscarinic

Line breaks: mus¦car|in¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌmʌskəˈrɪnɪk/

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Definition of muscarinic in English:

adjective

Physiology
Relating to a type of acetylcholine receptor in the nervous system which is capable of responding to muscarine.

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