oligodendroglia

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noun ol·i·go·den·drog·lia \ˈä-li-gō-den-ˈdrä-glē-ə, -ˈdrȯ-, ˈō-; ə-ˌli-gə-\

Definition of oligodendroglia

  1. :  glia that is made up of oligodendrocytes

oligodendroglial

play \ˈä-li-gō-den-ˈdrä-glē-əl, -ˈdrȯ-, ˈō-; ə-ˌli-gə-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of oligodendroglia

New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary oligodendrocyte + New Latin glia


First Known Use: 1924


Medical Dictionary

oligodendroglia

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noun oli·go·den·drog·lia \-den-ˈdräg-lē-ə, -ˈdrōg-\

Medical Definition of oligodendroglia

  1. :  glia made up of oligodendrocytes

oligodendroglial

\-lē-əl\play adjective

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