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furtive furtive
/ˈfɜr tɪv /

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  • neuron neuron  a cell that is specialized to conduct nerve impulses

    neuron meaning(s) 

    • (n) a cell that is specialized to conduct nerve impulses

    neuron usage(s)

    1. The objective is to form a synapse, the gap-like structure over which the axon of one neuron beams a signal to the dendrites of another.
    2. When the cell fires, you see one pattern; when it stops, you see anotheryour awareness can be read from a single neuron.
  • neuronal neuronal  of or relating to neurons
  • neuronic neuronic  of or relating to neurons
  • neurontin neurontin  an anticonvulsant (trade name Neurontin) used to control some types of seizures…
  • neuropathy neuropathy  /ˈnʊ roʊ ˌpæ θi/ ?  any pathology of the peripheral nerves
  • neurophysiological neurophysiological  of or concerned with neurophysiology
  • neurophysiology neurophysiology  the branch of neuroscience that studies the physiology of the nervous…
  • neuropil neuropil  the complex network of unmyelinated axones, dendrites, and glial branches that…
  • neuropile neuropile  the complex network of unmyelinated axones, dendrites, and glial branches that…
  • neuroplasty neuroplasty  plastic surgery of the nerves
  • neuropsychiatric neuropsychiatric  of or relating to neuropsychiatry
  • neuropsychiatry neuropsychiatry  the branch of medicine dealing with mental disorders attributable to…
  • neuropsychological neuropsychological  of or concerned with neuropsychology
  • neuropsychology neuropsychology  the branch of psychology that is concerned with the physiological bases…
  • neuroptera neuroptera  an order of insects including: lacewings; antlions; dobsonflies; alderflies;…
  • neuropteran neuropteran  insect having biting mouthparts and four large membranous wings with netlike…
  • neuropteron neuropteron  insect having biting mouthparts and four large membranous wings with netlike…
  • neuropterous insect neuropterous insect  insect having biting mouthparts and four large membranous wings…
  • neurosarcoma neurosarcoma  a malignant neoplasm of nerve tissue and fibrous tissue and connective tissue
  • neuroscience neuroscience  /ˈnjʊ roʊ ˌsaɪ əns/ ?  the scientific study of the nervous system
  • neuroscientist neuroscientist  /ˈnjʊ roʊ ˌsaɪ ən tɪst/ ?  a neurobiologist who specializes in the study of…
  • neuroses neuroses  /nʊ ˈroʊ siz/ ?  a mental or personality disturbance not attributable to any known…
  • neurosis neurosis  /nʊ ˈroʊ səs/ ?  a mental or personality disturbance not attributable to any known…
  • neurospora neurospora  genus of fungi with black perithecia used extensively in genetic research;…
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