Definition, synonyms and picture of perikaryon


n. perikaryon

Translation: soma

Definition of perikaryon in English

Bulbous central body of the neuron, which houses the nucleus and other organelles, from which the axon and dendrites branch.

Synonyms of perikaryon in English

soma, neurocyton

Definition of perikaryon in Spanish

Parte bulbosa de la neurona, de la que parten las dendritas y el axón, que contiene el núcleo, así como otros orgánulos celulares.

Synonyms of perikaryon in Spanish


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(N) Partes de la neurona

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