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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

SSRI

  1. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor: any of several drugs that inhibit the reabsorption of serotonin by nerve cells, leading to more serotonin activity in the brain: used chiefly as an antidepressant.

    Category: Pharmacology

Origin of SSRI:

1985–90

Princeton's WordNet

  1. selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor, SSRI(noun)

    an antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of serotonin so that more serotonin is available to act on receptors in the brain

Anagrams of ssri

  1. sirs

  2. RSSI

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