Definition of Neurochemical

1. Noun. Any organic substance that occurs in neural activity.

Generic synonyms: Organic Compound
Specialized synonyms: Neurotransmitter, Endorphin



Definition of Neurochemical

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to neurochemistry, the study of the chemical basis of nerve and brain activity ¹

2. Noun. A chemical substance that is involved in neural activity, such as a neurotransmitter ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Neurochemical

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Neurochemical

neuroblastoma
neuroblastomas
neuroblastomata
neuroblasts
neuroblocking
neuroborreliosis
neurocaele
neurocalcin
neurocardiac
neurocele
neurocentral
neurocentral joint
neurocentral suture
neurocentral synchondrosis
neurocerebral
neurochemical (current term)
neurochemically
neurochemicals
neurochemist
neurochemistries
neurochemistry
neurochemists
neurochip
neurochips
neurochitin
neurochord
neurochordal
neurochorioretinitis
neurochoroiditis
neurochronaxic theory

Literary usage of Neurochemical

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1. Molecular Neurobiology: Proceedings of the 2nd NIMH Conference by Steven Zalcman (1995)
"... Behavioral and neurochemical Differences Between C57 and DBA Mice: A Substrate for Genetic Analysis J. N├╝rnberger, Jr., J. Hingtgen, J. Simon, ..."

2. Problems of Drug Dependence: Proceedings of the 58th Annual Scientific Meeting by Louie S. Harrie (1999)
"Understanding the neurochemical basis and sequelae of psychostimulant abuse is ... These compensatory neurochemical alterations vary throughout the ..."

3. Fluoride in Drinking Water: A Scientific Review of EPA's Standards by Committee on Fluoride in Drinking Water, National Research Council (2006)
"This complicates predicting the effect of exposure to aluminum- or fluorine-containing complexes in natural situations. neurochemical EFFECTS AND MECHANISMS ..."

4. Health Consequences of Smoking: Nicotine Addiction a Report of the Surgeon by DIANE Publishing Company, C. Everett Koop, M.D. (1995)
"neurochemical Models Evidence has been offered in support of the hypothesis that nicotine-induced release of glucocorticoids and other ..."

5. Schizophrenia, 1993: A Special Report edited by David Shore, Samuel J. Keith (1996)
"As has historically been found with many of the pathobiologic features of schizophrenia, the patterns of results of neurochemical and endocrine studies are ..."

6. Cocaine: Pharmacology, Effects, and Treatment of Abuse edited by John Grabowski (1994)
"neurochemical SUBSTRATES As with most if not all psychoactive drugs, ... It is important to consider neurochemical substrates following acute administration ..."

7. The Never-ceasing Search by Francis Otto Schmitt (1990)
"On the next morning I was scheduled to give a lecture at the neurochemical Society at 9:00 am I was met by Matsushima, who took me to the meeting. ..."

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