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my·e·li·nat·ed

 (mī′ə-lə-nā′tĭd)
adj.
Having a myelin sheath: myelinated nerve fibers.

myelinated

(ˈmaɪɪlɪˌneɪtɪd)
adj
(Physiology) (of a nerve fibre) having a myelin sheath

my•e•li•nat•ed

(ˈmaɪ ə ləˌneɪ tɪd)

adj.
(of a nerve) having a myelin sheath; medullated.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.myelinated - (of neurons) covered with a layer of myelinmyelinated - (of neurons) covered with a layer of myelin
unmyelinated - (of neurons) not myelinated
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