monosynaptic

adjective
mono·​syn·​ap·​tic | \ ˌmä-nō-sə-ˈnap-tik How to pronounce monosynaptic (audio) \

Definition of monosynaptic

: having or involving a single neural synapse

Other Words from monosynaptic

monosynaptically \ ˌmä-​nō-​sə-​ˈnap-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce monosynaptically (audio) \ adverb

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1942, in the meaning defined above

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“Monosynaptic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monosynaptic. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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monosynaptic

adjective
mono·​syn·​ap·​tic | \ ˌmän-ō-sə-ˈnap-tik How to pronounce monosynaptic (audio) \

Medical Definition of monosynaptic

: having or involving a single neural synapse

Other Words from monosynaptic

monosynaptically \ -​ti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce monosynaptically (audio) \ adverb
monosynaptically activated neurons

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