- Relating to myelin.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
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myelinic — adj. Of or pertaining to myelin. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
myelinic — adjective see myelin … New Collegiate Dictionary
myelinic — See myelin. * * * … Universalium
myelinic — adj. (Anatomy) pertaining to myelin, of a fatty substance which surrounds the axiom of nerve fibers … English contemporary dictionary
myelinic — my·e·lin·ic … English syllables
myelinic — adjective of or relating to the substance that forms a sheath around the axon of some nerve fibers • Pertains to noun: ↑myelin • Derivationally related forms: ↑myelin * * * adjective see myelin * * * myelinˈic adjective • • • … Useful english dictionary
myelinic neuroma — a neuroma that contains myelinated nerve fibers; called also medullated n … Medical dictionary
medullated neuroma — myelinic n … Medical dictionary
myelin — myelinic, adj. /muy euh lin/, n. Biol. a soft, white, fatty material in the membrane of Schwann cells and certain neuroglial cells: the substance of the myelin sheath. Also, myeline /muy euh leen /. [1865 70; MYEL + IN2] * * * ▪ biochemistry… … Universalium
myelin — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1873 a soft white somewhat fatty material that forms a thick myelin sheath about the protoplasmic core of a myelinated nerve fiber • myelinic adjective … New Collegiate Dictionary