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neurofilament

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noun neu·ro·fil·a·ment \-ˈfil-ə-mənt\

Medical Definition of neurofilament

  1. :  a microscopic filament of protein that is found in the cytoplasm of neurons and that with neurotubules makes up the structure of neurofibrils

neurofilamentous

\-ˌfil-ə-ˈment-əs\play adjective

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