neurotubule

[nur′ō-tōōbyōōl]

n.

An elongated microtubule occurring in the cell body, dendrites, axon, and in some synaptic endings of neurons.

Nearby words

  1. neurotrophic,
  2. neurotrophy,
  3. neurotropic,
  4. neurotropism,
  5. neurotropy,
  6. neurotypical,
  7. neurovaccine,
  8. neurovascular,
  9. neurovirus,
  10. neurovisceral


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