association fiber


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Wikipedia.

association fiber

[ə‚sō·sē′ā·shən ‚fi·bər]
(neuroscience)
One of the white nerve fibers situated just beneath the cortical substance and connecting the adjacent cerebral gyri.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Full browser ?