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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An oral antidepressant that enhances serotonin activity by inhibiting its uptake by neurons of the central nervous system.

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  • n. An SSRI antidepressant, marketed as Zoloft.

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  • n. a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor commonly prescribed as an antidepressant (trade name Zoloft)

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

ser(otonin) + (te)tra- + (naphtha)l(ene) + (am)ine.

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