Golgi cell


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Golgi cell

[′gȯl·jē ‚sel]
(neuroscience)
A nerve cell with long axons.
A nerve cell with short axons that branch repeatedly and terminate near the cell body.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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