poly synaptically

polysynaptic

[pol-ee-si-nap-tik]
adjective Physiology.
having or involving more than one synapse.

Origin:
1960–65; poly- + synaptic

polysynaptically, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To poly synaptically
American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

polysynaptic pol·y·syn·ap·tic (pŏl'ē-sĭ-nāp'tĭk)
adj.
Of or involving neural conduction pathways formed by a chain of many synaptically connected nerve cells.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature