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ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PUNCTUATION QUIZ

Punctuation marks help make writing easy to read and understand. Some of the most important ones are the period (.), comma (,), question mark (?), and exclamation point (!). How well do you know how to use them? Find out in this quiz!
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Origin of nerve cell

First recorded in 1855–60
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British Dictionary definitions for nerve cell

nerve cell

noun

another name for neurone
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Medical definitions for nerve cell

nerve cell

n.

neuron
The body of a neuron without its axon and dendrites.
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Scientific definitions for nerve cell

nerve cell

See neuron.
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