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histamine


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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  histamine 
  n  1:  stimulates  gastric  secretions  and  dilates  blood  vessels; 
  released  during  allergic  reactions 
  2:  a  vasodilator  that  is  released  by  cells  in  the  human  immune 
  system  as  part  of  an  allergic  reaction;  also  affects  the 
  amount  of  stomach  acid  released 




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