adjective see neurilemma

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  • neurilemmal — See neurilemma. * * * …   Universalium

  • neurilemmal — adj. pertaining to the neurilemma, of the covering of nerve fiber (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • neurilemmal — neu·ri·lem·mal …   English syllables

  • neurilemmal — adjective see neurilemma …   Useful english dictionary

  • neurilemmal sheath — neurilemma …   Medical dictionary

  • neurilemma — neurilemmal, neurilemmatic /noor euh leuh mat ik, nyoor /, neurilemmatous, adj. /noor euh lem euh, nyoor /, n. Anat. the delicate outermost membrane of the myelin sheath of a myelinated nerve cell. [1815 25; alter. of F névrilème ( < Gk neur NEUR …   Universalium

  • neurilemma — A cell that enfolds one or more axons of the peripheral nervous system; in myelinated fibers its plasma membrane forms the lamellae of myelin. SYN: neurolemma, sheath of Schwann. [neuri + G. lemma, husk] * * * neu·ri·lem·ma .n( …   Medical dictionary

  • neurilemma — noun Etymology: New Latin, from neur + Greek eilēma covering, coil, from eilein to wind; akin to Greek eilyein to wrap more at voluble Date: 1852 the plasma membrane surrounding a Schwann cell of a myelinated nerve fiber and separating layers of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Нейр- (Neur-), Нейро- (Neuro-) — приставка, указывающая на связь с нервами или нервной системойНЕЙРИЛЕММА (neurilemma), НЕЙРОЛЕММА (neurolemma) оболочка аксона. Нейрилемма миелинового волокна образована миелином, покрытым цитоплазмой Шванновской клетки. Относящийся к нейрилемме… …   Медицинские термины

  • Nerve — A bundle of fibers that uses electrical and chemical signals to transmit sensory and motor information from one body part to another. See nervous system. * * * A whitish cordlike structure composed of one or more bundles (fascicles) of myelinated …   Medical dictionary

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