Definition of “synapse” - English Dictionary

“synapse” in British English

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synapsenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsaɪ.næps/ us /ˈsaɪ.næps/ specialized

the point at which electrical signals move from one nerve cell to another

synaptic
adjective uk /sɪˈnæp.tɪk/ us /sɪˈnæp.tɪk/

(Definition of “synapse” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“synapse” in American English

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synapsenoun [ C ]

/ˈsɪn·æps, sɪˈnæps/

biology the point at which electrical signals move from one nerve cell to another

(Definition of “synapse” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)