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Medical Term:

unmyelinated

Pronunciation: un-mi'e-li-nat'ed

Definition: Denoting nerve fibers (axons) lacking a myelin sheath.

Synonym(s): amyelinated, amyelinic, nonmedullated, nonmyelinated, unmedullated

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