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Non-myelinated neuron

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noun

An alternative form of the term: non-myelinated neuron where myelin sheath is absent along the axon.


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Word origin: non- (without) + myelinated + neuron

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Compare: myelinated neuron

See also: myelin


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by Coelacanth
Tue Dec 03, 2013 1:34 am
 
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by animartco
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