Adrenalin

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Adrenalin (əˈdrɛnəlɪn)
 
n
trademark a brand of adrenaline

adrenaline or adrenalin (əˈdrɛnəlɪn)
 
n
US name: epinephrine a hormone that is secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress and increases heart rate, pulse rate, and blood pressure, and raises the blood levels of glucose and lipids. It is extracted from animals or synthesized for such medical uses as the treatment of asthma. Chemical name: aminohydroxyphenylpropionic acid; formula: C9H13NO3
 
adrenalin or adrenalin
 
n

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Adrenalin A·dren·a·lin (ə-drěn'ə-lĭn)

A trademark used for a medicinal preparation of adrenaline.

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