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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Long nerve fiber that conducts away from the cell body of the neuron.

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  • The central thread in the axon is the axis cylinder.
  • Boranova said, "And if we are heading for the axon?"
  • This is the axon (so named for reasons to be given later).
  • The wider the axon, the more rapid the rate of propagation. for more
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