Student Dictionary

3 entries found for neuron.
To select an entry, click on it.
 
Main Entry: neu·ron
Pronunciation: primarystressn(y)ü-secondarystressrän, primarystressn(y)udot(schwa)r- secondarystressän
Function: noun
: a grayish or reddish cell that is the basic working unit of the nervous system and has an axon and dendrites that carry nerve impulses
[neuron illustration]

Pronunciation Symbols