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reuptake

 [re-up´tāk]
reabsorption of a previously secreted substance.

reuptake

/re·up·take/ (re-up´tāk) reabsorption of a previously secreted substance.

reuptake

(rē-ŭp′tāk′)
n.
The reabsorption of a neurotransmitter, such as serotonin or norepinephrine, by a neuron following impulse transmission across a synapse.

reuptake

[re·up′tāk]
reabsorption of a previously secreted substance.
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norepinephrine reuptake is thought to be necessary for anti-depressants to be
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