neuropil

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NAME:

  neuropil


DEFINITON:

  A cluster of neurites that is part of a nervous system and forms a network of dendrites and axons where synapses are present and in which neuronal somata do not occur.


TERM CITATIONS:


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000470


ABOUT THIS TERM:

neuropil

  ↳is a material entity and tissue

  ↳contained in ventral region of the whole animal, head and anterior region of the whole animal

  ↳existence overlaps juvenile, asexual adult and adult hermaphrodite

  ↳part of cephalic ganglia


  → glial cell part of neuropil



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