orthodromic

[ ôr′thə-drŏmĭk ]

adj.

Conducting impulses in the normal direction. Used of a nerve cell.

Nearby words

  1. orthodox jew,
  2. orthodox judaism,
  3. orthodox sleep,
  4. orthodoxy,
  5. orthodoxy sunday,
  6. orthoepy,
  7. orthoformate,
  8. orthoformic acid,
  9. orthogenesis,
  10. orthogenetic


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