sympathin

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sympathin (ˈsɪmpəθɪn)
 
n
a substance released at certain sympathetic nerve endings: thought to be identical with adrenaline
 
[C20: from sympath(etic) + -in]

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sympathin sym·pa·thin (sĭm'pə-thĭn)
n.
A substance, such as norepinephrine, that diffuses into the circulation from the terminals of active sympathetic nerves and serves as a chemical mediator.

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