motoneuron

noun
mo·​to·​neu·​ron | \ ˌmō-tə-ˈnü-ˌrän How to pronounce motoneuron (audio) , -ˈnyü-; -ˈnu̇r-ˌän, -ˈnyu̇r- How to pronounce motoneuron (audio) \

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motoneuronal \ ˌmō-​tə-​ˈnu̇r-​ə-​nᵊl How to pronounce motoneuronal (audio) , -​ˈnyu̇r-​ ; -​nu̇-​ˈrō-​nᵊl How to pronounce motoneuronal (audio) , -​nyu̇-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of motoneuron

1908, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for motoneuron

motor + neuron

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“Motoneuron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/motoneuron. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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motoneuron

noun
mo·​to·​neu·​ron | \ ˌmōt-ə-ˈn(y)ü-ˌrän How to pronounce motoneuron (audio) , -ˈn(y)u̇(ə)r-ˌän How to pronounce motoneuron (audio) \
variants: or chiefly British motoneurone \ -​ˌrōn, -​ˌōn How to pronounce motoneurone (audio) \

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motoneuronal \ -​ˈn(y)u̇r-​ən-​ᵊl How to pronounce motoneuronal (audio) , -​n(y)u̇-​ˈrōn-​ᵊl How to pronounce motoneuronal (audio) \ adjective
motoneuronal activity

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