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One entry found for axon.
Main Entry: ax·on
Pronunciation: primarystressak-secondarystresssän
Variant(s): also ax·one /-secondarystresssomacrn/
Function: noun
: a usually long and single process of a neuron that usually carries impulses away from the cell body -- compare DENDRITE 2
- ax·o·nal /primarystressak-sschwan-schwal; ak-primarystresssän-, -primarystresssomacrn-/ adjective

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