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neuraxon

[noo-rak-son, nyoo-]
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noun Anatomy.
  1. axon.
Also neu·rax·one [noo-rak-sohn, nyoo-] /nʊˈræk soʊn, nyʊ-/.

Origin of neuraxon

First recorded in 1895–1900; neur- + axon
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Historical Examples

  • The neuraxon gives off a number of collaterals, and then becomes a nerve-fibre of the central white matter.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 4

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