\hˌɪstɔːɹɪəɡɹˈafɪkə͡l], \hˌɪstɔːɹɪəɡɹˈafɪkə‍l], \h_ˌɪ_s_t_ɔː_ɹ_ɪ__ə_ɡ_ɹ_ˈa_f_ɪ_k_əl]\
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1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
By Nuttall, P.Austin.

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nerve fiber

  • a threadlike extension of nerve cell Slender processes of neurons, especially the prolonged axons that conduct nerve impulses. One units trunk; it is axis process a neuron and medullated, i. e. white substance Schwann (myelin), medullated; either the medullated non-axis-cylinder or may not be surrounded by primitive sheath neurilemma, so that there are four forms of nerve-fibers.
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