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midget bipolar cells


Definition: bipolar cells in the inner nuclear layer of the retina that synapse with individual cone cells in the outer plexiform layer; other larger bipolar cells in the inner nuclear layer synapse with both rod and cone cells; the axons of both types synapse in the inner plexiform layer with the dendrites of the ganglion cells.

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