cellifugal

adjective
cel·​lif·​u·​gal | \(ˈ)sel-ˈif-(y)ə-gəl \
variants: or cellulifugal \ ˌsel-​yə-​ˈlif-​ \

Medical Definition of cellifugal 

: conducting or conducted away from a cell body used chiefly of nerve-cell processes and nerve impulses

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