somatic motor neuron
A motor neuron forming a direct synapse with striated muscle fibers via a motor end plate.
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- somatic antigen,
- somatic cell,
- somatic cell nuclear transfer,
- somatic death,
- somatic delusion,
- somatic motor nucleus,
- somatic mutation,
- somatic mutation theory of cancer,
- somatic nerve,
- somatic nervous system
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