Nonmedullated
Nonmedullated Non*med"ul*la`ted, a. Not medullated; Specifically: (Anat.) without a medulla or marrow, or without a medullary sheath; as, a nonmedullated nerve fiber. [1913 Webster]

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  • nonmedullated — nerve erve (n[ e]rv), n. [OE. nerfe, F. nerf, L. nervus, akin to Gr. ney^ron sinew, nerve; cf. neyra string, bowstring; perh. akin to E. needle. Cf. {Neuralgia}.] 1. (Anat.) One of the whitish and elastic bundles of fibers, with the accompanying… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonmedullated — SYN: unmyelinated. * * * non·med·ul·lat·ed med əl .āt əd, mej ə .lāt adj UNMYELINATED <nonmedullated nerve fibers> * * * non·med·ul·lat·ed (non medґu lāt″əd) unmyelinated …   Medical dictionary

  • nonmedullated — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonmedullated — non·medullated …   English syllables

  • nonmedullated — (ˈ) ̷ ̷+, | ̷ ̷+ adjective : not medullated * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonmedullated fibers — nonmedullated nerve fibers unmyelinated f s …   Medical dictionary

  • Fiber — The parts of plants that cannot be digested, namely complex carbohydrates. Also known as bulk or roughage. Complex carbohydrates from plants are rich in starch and fiber. Examples of plants that provide complex carbohydrates (fiber) are fresh… …   Medical dictionary

  • unmyelinated — Denoting nerve fibers (axons) lacking a myelin sheath. SYN: amyelinated, amyelinic, nonmedullated, nonmyelinated, unmedullated. * * * un·my·elin·at·ed mī ə lə .nāt əd adj lacking a myelin sheath <unmyelinated axons> * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • unmyelinated fibers — unmyelinated nerve fibers nerve fibers (axons) that lack the myelin sheath but may be enclosed by a neurilemma. Called also nonmedullated f s and nonmedullated nerve f s. Cf. myelinated f s …   Medical dictionary

  • ganglion cell — nerve erve (n[ e]rv), n. [OE. nerfe, F. nerf, L. nervus, akin to Gr. ney^ron sinew, nerve; cf. neyra string, bowstring; perh. akin to E. needle. Cf. {Neuralgia}.] 1. (Anat.) One of the whitish and elastic bundles of fibers, with the accompanying… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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