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postsynaptic

 in a synapse,of or pertaining to the neuron that bears receptors forneurotransmitter releasedinto the synaptic cleft by the presynaptic neuron.

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July 28th 2021

behavioural therapy

 a form of treatmentthat aims to change behaviour by means of systematic desensitisation, behaviour modification, or aversiontherapy.