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Of, relating to, or activated by dopamine or related substances.


(ˌdəʊpəmiːnˈɜːdʒɪk; ˌdɒpəmiːnˈɜːdʒɪk; ˌdəʊpəmɪnˈɜːdʒɪk)
of, relating to, or containing dopamine


(ˌdoʊ pə mɪˈnɜr dʒɪk)

activated by or sensitive to dopamine.
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