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postganglionic motor neuron

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A motor neuron that forms a synapse with one or more preganglionic motor neurons, is located outside the central nervous system, and has its unmyelinated axon ending in smooth muscle, cardiac muscle, or a gland.ganglionic motor neuron peripheral motor neuron

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