myelination

noun
my·​e·​li·​na·​tion | \ ˌmī-ə-lə-ˈnā-shən How to pronounce myelination (audio) \

Medical Definition of myelination

1 : the process of acquiring a myelin sheath
2 : the condition of being myelinated

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“Myelination.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/myelination. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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