cholinergic blockade

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cholinergic blockade n.

  1. Inhibition by a drug of nerve impulse transmission at autonomic ganglionic synapses, postganglionic parasympathetic effector cells, and myoneural junctions.

  2. Inhibition of a cholinergic agent.

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