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Specialized terminations of peripheral neurons. Nerve endings include NEUROEFFECTOR JUNCTION (s) by which neurons activate target organs and sensory receptors (see RECEPTORS, SENSORY) which transduce information from the various sensory modalities and send it centrally in the nervous system. Presynaptic nerve endings are PRESYNAPTIC TERMINALS.
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The terminations of nerve fibers. They are : (a) the central termination or origin in the axis cylinder process of nerve cells, in the central nervous system, and perhaps also in the peripheral ganglia; and (b) the peripheral terminations in the various tissues and organs, in which the fibers either divide into a network or form specialized bulbs, or end in epithelial cells, as in the organs of sense.
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