TITLE

neuropil

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1462
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "neuropil" is presented. It refers to the gray matter of the central nervous system, a network of neurons and neuroglia resembling intermingled fibers of felt. The term originated from the words "neuron" which means nerve and "pilos" which means felt. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21237562

 

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