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

  • n. Any of the cells making up the neuroglia, especially the astrocytes, oligodendroglia, and microglia.

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  • n. A type of cell, in the nervous system, that provides support for the neurons.

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  • n. a cell of the neuroglia


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