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cell body
NOUN [BIOLOGY.]
1.
the compact area of a nerve cell that constitutes the nucleus and surrounding cytoplasm, excluding the axons and dendrites.
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Soma (biology) - Wikipedia

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The soma (pl. somata or somas), perikaryon (pl. perikarya), cyton, or "cell body" is the bulbous, non-process portion of a neuron or other brain cell type, ...

Cell body | Define Cell body at Dictionary.com

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Cell body definition, the compact area of a nerve cell that constitutes the nucleus and surrounding cytoplasm, excluding the axons and dendrites. See more.

Cell Body | Definition of Cell Body by Merriam-Webster

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Define cell body: the nucleus-containing central part of a neuron exclusive of its axons and dendrites that is the major structural element of the…

What Is a Cell Body? - Definition, Function & Types - Video & Lesson ...

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Ever wonder what controls all the cells in your brain? In this lesson, you will learn about the control center for each neuron in your brain, the...

Cell body - definition of cell body by The Free Dictionary

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The portion of a nerve cell that contains the nucleus but does not incorporate the dendrites or axon. Also called soma<sup>1</sup>. American Heritage® Dictionary of the ...

Parts of the nerve cell and their function

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The cell body (soma) is the factory of the neuron. It produces all the proteins for the dendrites, axons and synaptic terminals and ...

nerve cell body definition

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Jul 26, 2004 ... AKA: soma. The largest part of a cell, the cell body holds all of the general parts of a cell as well as the nucleus, which is the control center.

What is a cell? - Genetics Home Reference

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Cells are the basic building blocks of all living things. The human body is composed of trillions of cells. They provide structure for the body, take in nutrients from ...