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neurohormonal

[noo r-oh-hawr-mohn-l, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər oʊ hɔrˈmoʊn l, ˌnyʊər-/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or controlled by a neurohormone.
2.
pertaining to, affecting, or controlled by neurons or neurotransmitters and hormones.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; neuro- + hormonal
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