Skip to Content

myoneme

Pronunciation: mi'o-nem

Definition:

  1. A muscle fibril.
  2. One of the contractile fibrils of certain protozoans; thought to function in an analogous fashion to metazoan muscle fibers.

[myo- + G. nema, thread]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide