perikaryon

noun peri·kar·y·on \ ˌper-ə-ˈker-ē-ˌän , -ən , -ˈka-rē- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of perikaryon

plural perikarya play \ˌper-ə-ˈker-ē-ə, -ˈka-rē-\

perikaryal

play \ˌper-ə-ˈker-ē-əl, -ˈka-rē-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of perikaryon

New Latin, from peri- + Greek karyon nut, kernel — more at careen


Medical Dictionary

perikaryon

noun peri·kary·on
variants: also pericaryon play \-ˈkar-ē-ˌän, -ən\

medical Definition of perikaryon

plural -karya also -carya play \-ē-ə\

perikaryal

play \-ē-əl\ adjective

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