Definition of aminergic in English:

aminergic

adjective

Physiology
  • Designating neurons and neural pathways that utilize amines (especially monoamines other than epinephrine) as neurotransmitters; of or relating to such neurons and neural pathways, or neurotransmission by means of such amines.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Psychopharmacologica. From amine + -ergic.

Pronunciation

aminergic

/ˌamɪˈnəːdʒɪk/