Definition of nerve cell in English:

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nerve cell

Pronunciation: /ˈnərv ˌsel/


A neuron.
Example sentences
  • In the body it occurs inside a nerve cell or neuron.
  • Once the plaque matures, parts of the nerve cell, like the axon and dendrites, begin to degenerate.
  • As I said, it turned on the genes to be a breast cell, had turned off the genes to be a nerve cell, or a blood cell, or a pluripotent cell.

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Syllabification: nerve cell

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