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GABA

abbr.
gamma-aminobutyric acid

GABA

(ˈɡæbə)
n acronym for
(Biochemistry) gamma-aminobutyric acid: a biologically active substance found in plants and in brain and other animal tissues; it is a neurotransmitter that inhibits activation of neurones

GABA

(ˈgæb ə)

n.
gamma-aminobutyric acid: a neurotransmitter that inhibits excitatory responses.
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Noun1.GABA - an amino acid that is found in the central nervous system; acts as an inhibitory neurotransmitter
amino acid, aminoalkanoic acid - organic compounds containing an amino group and a carboxylic acid group; "proteins are composed of various proportions of about 20 common amino acids"
neurotransmitter - a neurochemical that transmits nerve impulses across a synapse
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SDSM will demand amendments in the law on foreign politics, reviewing some members who make Macedonian diplomacy dysfunctional, in order to restore Macedonia's international European reputation and NATO aspirations, announced Monday in a press conference member of the party Commission for Foreign Policy Viktor Gaber.
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CAIRO, Feb 15 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Ambassador to Cairo Salem Al-Zamanan handed Egyptian Minister of Culture Gaber Asfour an invitation from Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah to visit Kuwait to partake in Al-Arabi Magazine Forum, scheduled March 9-11.
Cairo / NINA / Culture Minister Feriyad Raundozi met in Cairo on Thursday with his Egyptian counterpart Gaber Asfour and discussed with him various cultural and political issues concerning Iraq and Egypt.
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Caption: Pictured l-r: Peter Palandjian, Chairman and CEO of Intercontinental Real Estate Corporation, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer, Larry Bijou, Managing Partner of Bijou Properties and David Gaber, Partner and CFO of Bijou Properties, break ground for 900 Monroe, an 11-story, 135-unit mixed-use luxury rental building located at 9th and Monroe Streets adjacent to the 9th Street Light Rail Station in the Hudson County, N.
The store popularly known as o[umlaut]Pottery Souq Waqif' is not just a retail shop but the whole process of pottery including preparing the clay, kilning and decorating takes place at the same venue, which is done by Egyptian potter Mahmoud Gaber.
Cairo University President Gaber Nassar headed to the faculty, accompanied by Hanafy al-Zoheiry, of the faculty.