Synonyms

1. beta-adrenergic_blocker

noun. any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system.

Synonyms

  • Sectral
  • Corgard
  • Inderal
  • propanolol
  • Lopressor
  • beta-adrenergic blocking agent
  • beta blocker
  • acebutolol
  • nadolol
  • carvedilol
  • beta-blocking agent
  • Tenormin
  • Visken
  • atenolol
  • Blocadren
  • Brevibloc
  • blocker
  • esmolol
  • pindolol
  • timolol
  • blocking agent

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Words that Rhyme with Beta Adrenergic Receptor

  • interceptor
  • sceptre
  • septer

2. beta-interferon

noun. a form of interferon that is produced by fibroblasts and have antiviral effects; used in the treatment of multiple sclerosis.

3. adrenergic

noun. drug that has the effects of epinephrine.

Synonyms

  • phenylephrine
  • pressor
  • phenylpropanolamine
  • vasoconstrictive
  • vasoconstrictor

Etymology

  • -ergic (English)
  • adrenaline (English)
  • -ine (English)

4. adrenergic

adjective. relating to epinephrine (its release or action).

Etymology

  • -ergic (English)
  • adrenaline (English)
  • -ine (English)

5. receptor

noun. ['riːˈsɛptɝ'] an organ having nerve endings (in the skin or viscera or eye or ear or nose or mouth) that respond to stimulation.

Synonyms

  • labyrinth
  • sensory receptor
  • papilla
  • sense organ
  • third eye
  • enteroceptor
  • stretch receptor
  • organ of hearing
  • internal ear
  • exteroceptor
  • pineal eye
  • lateral line organ
  • chemoreceptor
  • eye
  • semicircular canal
  • sensory system
  • inner ear
  • lateral line
  • ear
  • thermoreceptor
  • interoceptor
  • organ
  • optic
  • oculus

Antonyms

  • inattention
  • natural object
  • effecter
  • mortal

6. receptor

noun. ['riːˈsɛptɝ'] a cellular structure that is postulated to exist in order to mediate between a chemical agent that acts on nervous tissue and the physiological response.

Synonyms

  • beta-adrenergic receptor
  • structure
  • complex body part
  • body structure
  • alpha receptor
  • alpha-adrenergic receptor
  • beta receptor
  • beta-adrenoceptor
  • bodily structure
  • alpha-adrenoceptor

Antonyms

  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

7. beta

noun. ['ˈbeɪtə'] the 2nd letter of the Greek alphabet.

Synonyms

  • Greek alphabet
  • alphabetic character
  • letter of the alphabet

Antonyms

  • meaningless
  • noncritical
  • indecisive
  • noncrucial

Etymology

  • βῆτα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

8. beta

adjective. ['ˈbeɪtə'] second in order of importance.

Synonyms

  • important

Antonyms

  • unimportance
  • insignificant

Etymology

  • βῆτα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

9. Beta

noun. beets.

Synonyms

  • beet
  • family Chenopodiaceae
  • goosefoot family
  • common beet
  • Beta vulgaris
  • caryophylloid dicot genus
  • Chenopodiaceae

10. beta

adjective. ['ˈbeɪtə'] preliminary or testing stage of a software or hardware product.

Synonyms

  • exploratory

Antonyms

  • worthless
  • inessential

Etymology

  • βῆτα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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