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dendritic

[ den-drit-ik ]
/ dɛnˈdrɪt ɪk /
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adjective

formed or marked like a dendrite.
of a branching form; arborescent.

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Also den·drit·i·cal .

Origin of dendritic

First recorded in 1795–1805; dendrite + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM dendritic

den·drit·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Medical definitions for dendritic

dendritic
[ dĕn-drĭtĭk ]

adj.

Relating to the dendrites of nerve cells.
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