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myelination

[ mahy-uh-luh-ney-shuhn ]
/ 藢ma瑟 蓹 l蓹藞ne瑟 蕛蓹n /
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noun Anatomy.
the formation of a myelin sheath.
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Origin of myelination

First recorded in 1895鈥1900; myelin + -ation
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Medical definitions for myelination

myelination
[ m墨鈥采-l蓹-n膩sh蓹n ]

n.
The acquisition, development, or formation of a myelin sheath around a nerve fiber.
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