nerve fiber

noun
Updated on: 25 Apr 2018

Definition of nerve fiber

: any of the processes (such as axons or dendrites) of a neuron

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First Known Use of nerve fiber

circa 1847

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NERVE FIBER Defined for Kids

nerve fiber

noun

Definition of nerve fiber for Students

: any of the threadlike extensions (as axons or dendrites) of a nerve cell that carry nerve impulses

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nerve fiber

noun

medical Definition of nerve fiber

: any of the processes (as an axon or a dendrite) of a neuron

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