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neurofilament

noun neu·ro·fil·a·ment \ -ˈfil-ə-mənt \

medical Definition of neurofilament

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

neurofilamentous

play \-ˌfil-ə-ˈment-əs\ adjective

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