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axoplasm

[ak-suh-plaz-uh m] /ˈæk səˌplæz əm/
noun, Cell Biology
1.
cytoplasm within an axon.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; axo- (as combining form of axon) + plasm
Related forms
axoplasmic, adjective
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axoplasmic in Medicine

axoplasm ax·o·plasm (āk'sə-plāz'əm) or ax·i·o·plasm (āk'sē-ə-)
n.
The cytoplasm of an axon.

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