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motoneuron

[ moh-tuh-noor-on, -nyoor- ]
/ ˌmoʊ təˈnʊər ɒn, -ˈnyʊər- /
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noun Cell Biology, Physiology.
motor neuron.
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Origin of motoneuron

1905–10; moto- (combining form representing motor) + neuron

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British Dictionary definitions for motoneuron

motoneuron
/ (ˌməʊtəʊˈnjʊərɒn) /

noun
anatomy an efferent nerve cell; motor neuron
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