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(nou) the conscious exclusion of unacceptable thoughts or desires (nou) the quality of being inhibited (nou) the process whereby nerves can retard or prevent the functioning of an organ or part (nou) the action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof)

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At the end of the chain, the inhibition is removed.

A signal that overcomes the inhibition on the next neuron.

Normally, the balance of excitation and inhibition are maintained.

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