[ ak-suh-plaz-uh m ]
/ ˈæk səˌplæz əm /

noun Cell Biology.

cytoplasm within an axon.

Origin of axoplasm

1895–1900; axo- (as combining form of axon) + -plasm

Related forms

ax·o·plas·mic, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for axoplasm


[ ăksə-plăz′əm ]


The cytoplasm of an axon.
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