exogenous fiber

n.

Any of the afferent or efferent nerve fibers by which a given region of the central nervous system is connected with other regions.

Nearby words

  1. exogamy,
  2. exogastrula,
  3. exogenetic,
  4. exogenic,
  5. exogenous,
  6. exogenous hyperglyceridemia,
  7. exome,
  8. exomphalos,
  9. exon,
  10. exonarthex


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