neuropile


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Noun1.neuropile - the complex network of unmyelinated axones, dendrites, and glial branches that form the bulk of the central nervous system's grey matter and in which nerve cell bodies are embedded
nerve tissue, nervous tissue - tissue composed of neurons
gray matter, gray substance, grey matter, grey substance, substantia grisea - greyish nervous tissue containing cell bodies as well as fibers; forms the cerebral cortex consisting of unmyelinated neurons
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neu·ro·pil

, neuropile
n. neurópilo, red de fibras nerviosas (dendritas y neuritas) y de las células de la glia interrumpidas por sinapses en partes del tejido nervioso.
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Edema of the neuropile was observed in the ischemic zone, furthermore there were no neurons with normal morphology in the deep-ischemic zone.
Edema of the neuropile was observed in the ischemic zone, while there were no neurons with normal morphology in the deep-ischemic zone (Fig.
The space between cells that is occupied by axonal and dendrite endings is called neuropile.