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axosomatic

[ ăk′sō-sō-mătĭk ]

adj.

Relating to or being the synapse between an axon of one nerve cell and the body of another nerve cell.

Nearby words

axonometry, axonotmesis, axopetal, axoplasm, axoplasmic transport, axosomatic, axseed, axum, ay, ayacucho, ayah
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