Definition of monosynaptic in English:


Syllabification: mon·o·syn·ap·tic
Pronunciation: /ˌmänōsəˈnaptik


  • (Of a reflex pathway) involving a single synapse.
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    • In wild type, this response is via a monosynaptic pathway and has a characteristically short latency that is stable at high frequencies of stimulation.
    • The latency of the first potential was around 5 msec and was considered as monosynaptic reflex.
    • These include not only reciprocal inhibitory connections between the interneuron groups, but also monosynaptic inputs to swim motoneurons.

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