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a•ce•tyl•cho•line



Pronunciation: (u-sēt"l-kō'lēn, u-set"-, as"i-tl-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/acetylcholine.html on line 77 [key]
n.
1. Biochem.the acetic acid ester of choline, C7H17NO3, released and hydrolyzed during nerve conduction and causing muscle action by transmitting nerve impulses across synapses.
2. Pharm.this substance used in its chloride form in eye surgery. Abbr.: ACh

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