axopetal

[ăk-sŏpĭ-tl]

adj.

Relating to nerve impulses transmitted along an axon toward the body of a nerve cell.

Nearby words

  1. axonometer,
  2. axonometric,
  3. axonometric projection,
  4. axonometry,
  5. axonotmesis,
  6. axoplasm,
  7. axoplasmic transport,
  8. axosomatic,
  9. axseed,
  10. axum


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