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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Chiefly British Variant of neuron.

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  • n. Alternative spelling of neuron.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of the structural elements of the nervous system; a nerve-cell together with all its processes, the neuraxon and the dendrites.
  • n. The axis-cylinder of a nerve-cell.

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