arborization

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arborization

[‚är·bə·rə′zā·shən]
(biology)
A treelike arrangement, such as a branched dendrite or axon.
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Axon arborizations were rarely observed in the pyramidal cell layer.
2003), we examined dendritic arborization of CA1 pyramidal neurons in the hippocampus as one primary brain region implicated in learning and memory (Squire 1992).
RC3/neurogranin has been proposed as a molecular indicator of dendritic arborization (Li et al.