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dendron

[ den-dron ]
/ ˈdɛn drɒn /

noun, plural den·drons, den·dra [den-druh] /ˈdɛn drə/. Anatomy.

a dendrite.

Nearby words

dendroid, dendrological, dendrologist, dendrologous, dendrology, dendron, dendrophagous, dendrophilous, dene, dene hole, deneb

Origin of dendron

1890–95; < New Latin < Greek déndron tree
Related formsden·dric, adjective

Definition for dendron (2 of 2)

-dendron


variant of dendro- as final element of a compound word: rhododendron.
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British Dictionary definitions for dendron

dendron

/ (ˈdɛndrɒn) /

noun

another name for dendrite (def. 1)
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Medicine definitions for dendron

dendron

[ dĕndrŏn′ ]

n.

dendrite
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