DEGRADATION

1. Neurophysiology. When a neurotransmitter is broken down into inactive metabilites. 2. The result of a declining in value, quality or status.

DEGRADATION: "Fresh produce shows degradation when it starts to lose its fresh quality."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DEGRADATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/degradation/ (accessed July 19, 2019).
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