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end plate

noun

Definition of end plate

  1. :  a complex terminal treelike branching of the axon of a motor neuron that contacts with a muscle fiber



1878

First Known Use of end plate

1878

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Medical Dictionary

end plate

noun

Medical Definition of end plate

  1. :  a complex terminal arborization of the axon of a motor neuron that contacts with a muscle fiber—called also end brush




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