noun. ['ˈækˌsɑːn'] long nerve fiber that conducts away from the cell body of the neuron.
- nerve cell
- nerve end
- nerve ending
- nerve fiber
- ἄξων (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Rhymes with Axon
How do you pronounce axon?
Pronounce axon as ˈækˌsɑn.
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Sentences with axon
1. Noun, singular or mass
Loosely wind a black pipe cleaner around the axon.
In male rats, researchers found that slow, endurance running produced the most axon growth with accurate connections.