neuromuscular junction

noun

Medical Definition of neuromuscular junction

: the junction of an efferent nerve fiber and the muscle fiber plasma membrane

called also myoneural junction

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“Neuromuscular junction.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neuromuscular%20junction. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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