Neurofibril definition

no͝orə-fībrəl, -fĭbrəl, nyo͝or-
Any of the long, thin, microscopic fibrils that run through the body of a neuron and extend into the axon and dendrites.
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A fibril comprising part of a nerve cell.
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Any of the long, thin, microscopic fibrils that run through the body of a neuron and extend into the axon and dendrites.
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(anatomy) Any of a group of microscopic fibrils through the body of a neuron that extend into the axon and dendrites.
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Noun

Singular:
neurofibril
Plural:
neurofibrils

Origin of neurofibril

  • neuro- +"Ž fibril

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