end-plate end-plate

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  • (n) the flattened end of a motor neuron that transmits neural impulses to a muscle

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  • 8 and 2 points for McLaren by Button and Magnussen at Sepang

    From eighth (Kevin) and 10th (Jenson) on the grid, both drivers made clean getaways. However, Kevin tangled with Kimi Raikkonen’s Ferrari as the pair jostled for position into Turn Two. The resultant contact shattered Kevin’s left-hand-side front-wing end-plate, losing him downforce during his first stint and causing him to drop behind Jenson, and struggle to keep both Williams drivers ... Keep ...
    on March 30, 2014     Source: Motorsport.com

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