RELEASE ZONE

Presynaptic axon terminal region wherein synaptic vesicles emit molecular neurotransmitters to the synaptic cleft. See also: synapse.

RELEASE ZONE: "The release zone of synapses provide neurotransmitters for the synaptic clefts."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RELEASE ZONE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/release-zone/ (accessed November 27, 2020).
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