What is another word for nerve cell?6 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ n_ˈɜː_v s_ˈɛ_l], [ nˈɜːv sˈɛl], [ nˈɜːv sˈɛl]
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Definition for Nerve cell:
- Ganglion c., the cell body of the neuron; a nerve- c. of the first type, or Deiter's c., has one neuraxon continuous with the axis- cylinder of a nerves fiber; a nerve- c. of the second type, or Golgi's c., har one neuraxon which does not form the axis- cylinde- of a nerve- fiber, but divides into numerous branches forming a dendraxon; a nerve- c. of the third type, or Cajal's c., has two or more neuraxons.
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