from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Activated by or capable of liberating acetylcholine, especially in the parasympathetic nervous system.
- adj. Having physiological effects similar to those of acetylcholine: a cholinergic agent or drug.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of, pertaining to, activated by, producing or having the same function as acetylcholine
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- adj. releasing or activated by acetylcholine or a related compound
(acetyl)cholin(e) + -ergic.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
choline + -ergic (Wiktionary)