axolemma

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axolemma or axilemma (ˌæksəˈlɛmə)
 
n
the membrane that encloses the axon of a nerve cell
 
axilemma or axilemma
 
n

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axolemma ax·o·lem·ma (āk'sō-lěm'ə)
n.
The plasma membrane of an axon. Also called Mauthner's sheath.

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