adj. of both muscles and nerves; pertaining to nerve endings in muscles (Medicine)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • myoneural — [mī΄ō noor′əl, mī΄ōnyoor′əl] adj. [ MYO + NEURAL] pertaining to both muscle and nerve, esp. to the ending of a nerve of a muscle fiber …   English World dictionary

  • myoneural — Relating to both muscle and nerve; denoting specifically the synapse of the motor neuron with striated muscle fibers: m. junction or motor endplate. SEE ALSO: neuromuscular. [myo + G. neuron, nerve] * * …   Medical dictionary

  • myoneural — adjective Date: 1905 of, relating to, or connecting muscles and nerves < myoneural junctions > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • myoneural — /muy euh noor euhl, nyoor /, adj. of or pertaining to both muscle and nerve. [1900 05; MYO + NEURAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • myoneural — myo·neural …   English syllables

  • myoneural — |mīō+ adjective Etymology: my + neural : of or relating to both muscle and nerve * * * /muy euh noor euhl, nyoor /, adj. of or pertaining to both muscle and nerve. [1900 05; MYO + NEURAL] …   Useful english dictionary

  • myoneural junction — n NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION * * * see neuromuscular junction * * * neuromuscular j …   Medical dictionary

  • myoneural junction — Point of junction between a motor nerve and the muscle which it activates …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • myoneural junction — see neuromuscular junction …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • myoneural junction — noun the junction between a nerve fiber and the muscle it supplies • Syn: ↑neuromuscular junction • Hypernyms: ↑synapse * * * noun : the modified point of contact between muscle and motor nerve usually considered to consist of specialized… …   Useful english dictionary

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