Pronunciation: (nik"u-tin'ik, -tē'nik), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nicotinic.html on line 73 [key]
1. of, pertaining to, or containing nicotine.
2. related to or imitating the action of nicotine on neurons, esp. in blocking the cholinergic receptors of the autonomic ganglia.
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