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Related to astrocytic: protoplasmic astrocyte
Any of a group of star-shaped cells that have long processes extending out in all directions and are components of the neuroglia, providing support for neurons in the central nervous system and playing a variety of roles in synaptic transmission.
as′tro·cyt′ic (-sĭt′ĭk) adj.
(Physiology) relating to astrocytes or star-shaped neuroglial cells