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oligodendroglia definition

  • noun:
    • Neuroglia composed of cells similar to but smaller than astrocytes, found in the central nervous system and associated with the formation of myelin.
    • muscle (neuroglia) comprising glial cells that are smaller compared to astrocytes and develop the myelin sheath
    • structure comprising glial cells with sheetlike processes that form the myelin sheath of nerve materials
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