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synaptic

 [sĭ-nap´tik]
1. pertaining to a synapse.
2. pertaining to a synapsis.

sy·nap·tic

(si-nap'tik),
1. Relating to a synapse.
2. Relating to synapsis.

synaptic

/syn·ap·tic/ (sĭ-nap´tik)
1. pertaining to or affecting a synapse.
2. pertaining to synapsis.

synaptic

(sĭ-năp′tĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to a synapse: synaptic nerve endings.
2. Of or relating to synapsis: the synaptic phase in meiosis.

syn·ap′ti·cal·ly adv.

synaptic

[sinap′tik]
Etymology: Gk, synaptein, to join
pertaining to or resembling a synapse.

syn·ap·tic

(si-nap'tik)
1. Relating to a synapse.
2. Relating to synapsis.

sy·nap·tic

(si-nap'tik)
1. Relating to a synapse.
2. Relating to synapsis.

synaptic

pertaining to a synapse.

synaptic cleft
a narrow space between the plasma membranes of the presynaptic and postsynaptic cells.
synaptic junction
see synapse.
synaptic vesicle
one located in the axon terminal of a presynaptic cell, containing neurotransmitter substances.
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Longtime partners like Google trust us to deliver complete solutions that offer industry-best consumer experiences backed by our dependable and fast time to market manufacturing capability and our solid foundation within the global ecosystem," said Srinivas Pattamatta, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Smart Display Division, Synaptics.