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presynaptic


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Of or relating to a neuron that transmits a signal across a synapse (1). Compare postsynaptic. [From Latin prae before or in front + Greek synapsis contact or junction, from syn together + haptein to fasten + -ikos of, relating to, or resembling]

Subjects: Chemistry — Psychology.


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