STRIDULUS

\stɹˈɪdjʊləs], \stɹˈɪdjʊləs], \s_t_ɹ_ˈɪ_d_j_ʊ_l_ə_s]\
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1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
By William R. Warner

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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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