multipolar cell

n.

A neuron having several dendrites arising from the cell body.

Nearby words

  1. multiplier,
  2. multiplier effect,
  3. multiply,
  4. multiply-connected,
  5. multipolar,
  6. multipolar neuron,
  7. multiport,
  8. multipotent,
  9. multipotential,
  10. multiprocessing


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