nonmyelinated

adjective
non·​my·​e·​lin·​at·​ed | \ ˌnän-ˈmī-ə-lə-ˌnā-təd How to pronounce nonmyelinated (audio) \

Definition of nonmyelinated

: lacking a myelin sheath : unmyelinated nonmyelinated nerve fibers

First Known Use of nonmyelinated

1897, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonmyelinated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonmyelinated. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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nonmyelinated

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non·​my·​e·​lin·​at·​ed | \ -ˈmī-ə-lə-ˌnāt-əd How to pronounce nonmyelinated (audio) \

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