Definitions

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  • noun biochemistry Any material produced in a neuron that activates a neighbouring neuron, muscle or gland; a neurotransmitter

Etymologies

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neuro- +‎ humor

Examples

  • In the pineal gland, in the eye of the mind, were discovered a hormone and a neurohumor which were functionally associated with both kinds of passion.

    LSD and the Third Eye

  • This difference has caused some people to prefer to speak of acetylcholine as a neurohumor, "humor" being an old-fashioned medical term for a biological fluid (from a Latin word for "moisture").

    The Human Brain

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