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interneuron

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noun in·ter·neu·ron \ˌin-tər-ˈnu̇r-ˌän, -ˈnyu̇r-\

Definition of interneuron

  1. :  a neuron that conveys impulses from one neuron to another

in·ter·neu·ro·nal play \-ˈnu̇r-ə-nəl, -ˈnyu̇r-; -nu̇-ˈrō-, -nyu̇-ˈ\ adjective


1939

First Known Use of interneuron

1939


Medical Dictionary

noun in·ter·neu·ron \ˌint-ər-ˈn(y)ü-ˌrän, -ˈn(y)u̇(ə)r-ˌän\

Medical Definition of interneuron

  1. :  a neuron that conveys impulses from one neuron to another—called also association neuron, associative neuron, internuncial, internuncial neuron; compare motor neuron, sensory neuron

  2. in·ter·neu·ro·nal \-ˈn(y)u̇r-ən-əl, -nyu̇-ˈrōn-\play play adjective



Variants of interneuron

or British in·ter·neu·rone \-ˈnyu̇r-ōn\play

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