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[noo r-oh-moj -uh -ley-ter]

Definition #1 for "neuromodulator"

A substance other than a neurotransmitter, released by a neuron at a synapse and conveying information to adjacent or distant neurons, either enhancing or dampening their activities.


Definition #2 for "neuromodulator"

A substance released by a neuron and transmitting information to other neurons effecting and changing their function and activity.


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