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Six weeks after the injury, analysis showed that 70% of the axons in these mice had grown through the injury site, compared to only 1 or 2% in normal mice.
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Origin and Etymology of axon
New Latin axon, from Greek axōn
First Known Use: 1895
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Definition of axon for Students
: a long fiber that carries impulses away from a nerve cell
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