Synonyms and Antonyms for gamma-aminobutyric-acid

1. gamma aminobutyric acid (n.)

an amino acid that is found in the central nervous system; acts as an inhibitory neurotransmitter

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2. acid-forming (adj.)

yielding an acid in aqueous solution

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3. gamma (n.)

the 3rd letter of the Greek alphabet

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4. Gamma (n.)

Portuguese navigator who led an expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497; he sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean (1469-1524)

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5. gamma (n.)

a unit of magnetic field strength equal to one-hundred-thousandth of an oersted

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6. acid (n.)

any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt

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7. acid (adj.)

harsh or corrosive in tone

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9. acid (adj.)

having the characteristics of an acid

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10. acid (adj.)

being sour to the taste

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