Definitions for effectorɪˈfɛk tər
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word effector
one who brings about a result or event; one who accomplishes a purpose
a nerve fiber that terminates on a muscle or gland and stimulates contraction or secretion
an organ (a gland or muscle) that becomes active in response to nerve impulses
Any muscle, organ etc. that can respond to a stimulus from a nerve.
The part of a nerve that carries a stimulus to a muscle etc.
Any small molecule that effects the function of an enzyme by binding to an allosteric site.
Find a translation for the effector definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for effector? Don't keep it to yourself...
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for effector:
Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.