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A muscle, gland, or organ capable of responding to a stimulus, especially a nerve impulse.
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A muscle, gland, or organ capable of responding to a stimulus, especially a nerve impulse.
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That part of a nerve which transmits an impulse to an organ of response.
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A nerve ending that carries impulses to a muscle, gland, or organ and activates muscle contraction or glandular secretion.
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A small molecule or protein that alters biochemical processes in a cell, as by decreasing or increasing the activity of an enzyme.
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(biology) Any muscle, organ etc. that can respond to a stimulus from a nerve.
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(biology) The part of a nerve that carries a stimulus to a muscle etc.
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(biology) Any small molecule that effects the function of an enzyme by binding to an allosteric site.
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A nerve ending that carries impulses to a muscle, gland, or organ and activates muscle contraction or glandular secretion.
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A small molecule or protein that alters biochemical processes in a cell, as by decreasing or increasing the activity of an enzyme.
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A device used to produce a desired change in an object in response to input.
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A muscle, gland, cell, etc. capable of responding to a stimulus, esp. to a nerve impulse.
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