neuropodium


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neuropodium

[‚nu̇r·ō′pō·dē·əm]
(neuroscience)
A terminal branch of an axon.
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Each segment bears a crescent-shaped notopodium and bilobed neuropodium. The small pygidium bears two pairs of cirri surrounding the anus.