medullated


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Related to medullated: medullated fiber, medullated nerve

med·ul·lat·ed

 (mĕd′l-ā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Myelinated.
2. Anatomy Having a medulla.

medullated

(ˈmɛdəˌleɪtɪd; mɪˈdʌl-)
adj
1. (Anatomy) anatomy encased in a myelin sheath
2. (Anatomy) having a medulla

med•ul•lat•ed

(ˈmɛd lˌeɪ tɪd, ˈmɛdʒ əˌleɪ-, məˈdʌl eɪ tɪd)

adj.
myelinated.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.medullated - (of neurons) covered with a layer of myelinmedullated - (of neurons) covered with a layer of myelin
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Common-sense nerve fibers are seldom medullated before forty--they are never seen even with a microscope before twenty.