A threadlike procedure of a neuron, especially the extended axon that conducts nerve impulses.
one of the materials which nerves are made up. These fibers are generally medullated or nonmedullated. In both sorts the fundamental component is the translucent threadlike axis cylinder which is continuous the entire period of the fiber.
a moment cord conveying molecular disruption which serves as a stimulus to some peripheral energetic organ or to some main stressed apparatus.
A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a complete reconstruction of society with a more just and equitable distribution of property and labor In popular usage the term is often employed to indicate any lawless revolutionary social scheme See Communism Fourierism Saint Simonianism forms of socialism...