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ad·re·ner·gic

 (ăd′rə-nûr′jĭk)
adj.
1. Activated by or capable of releasing epinephrine or a similar substance, especially in the sympathetic nervous system: adrenergic receptors.
2. Having physiological effects similar to those of epinephrine: an adrenergic amine.


ad′re·ner′gi·cal·ly adv.
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adrenergically

(ˌædrəˈnɜːdʒɪkəlɪ)
adv
in a manner relating to the release or activation of adrenaline
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In addition, an exaggerated adrenergically mediated vascular reactivity has been also documented in aortic and SMA rings from obese rats [33, 34].
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