neuropil

noun
neu·​ro·​pil | \ ˈn(y)u̇r-ə-ˌpil \
variants: also neuropile \ -​ˌpīl \

Medical Definition of neuropil

: a fibrous network of delicate unmyelinated nerve fibers interrupted by numerous synapses and found in concentrations of nervous tissue especially in parts of the brain where it is highly developed

Other Words from neuropil

neuropilar \ -​ˌpī-​lər \ adjective

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