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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Short fiber that conducts toward the cell body of the neuron.

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  • A dendrite is a projection from a neuron that receives signals from the axons of its neighbors.
  • A dim and distant synapse between axiom and dendrite.
  • So once we are in the neighboring dendrite, open your minds.
  • This changes when a neurotransmitter binds to a dendrite receptor. for more
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