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telodendrion

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noun telo·den·dri·on \ˌtel-ə-ˈden-drē-ən\

Medical Definition of telodendrion

plural

telodendria

\-drē-ə\play also

teledendra

or

telodendra

\-drə\play
  1. :  the terminal arborization of a nerve fiber—used originally of dendrites but now especially of the main arborization of an axon



Variants of telodendrion

also

teledendron

or

telodendron

\-ˈden-drən\play

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