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Definition of the noun afferent fiber

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  1. a nerve fiber that carries impulses toward the central nervous system

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Google previewEncyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences (2014)

The afferent fiber (originating in the muscle spindle) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Movement Disorders, Three-Volume Set (2010)

The cholinergic motor axon innervates the muscle from which the group Ia afferent fiber originated: the homonymous muscle thus contracts. The knee extension is facilitated by relaxation of knee flexors, mediated by Ia-afferent collateral ...

Google previewINS Dictionary of Neuropsychology and Clinical Neurosciences (2015)

by David Loring

receive distinct *afferent fiber bundles and project to discrete functional areas of the cerebral cortex. Other nuclei ( association nuclei) are primarily interconnected with association cortical areas, whereas still ...

Google previewDictionary of Invertebrate Zoology --Paperback (2010)

by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott

afferent fiber A nerve fiber carrying impulses ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Behavior (2012)

Afferent fiber Neural fiber that carries information from the receptors to the brain. Cutaneous Of or relating to the skin. Glabrous skin Hairless skin; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Parasitology: A-M (2008)

by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck

AF, afferent fiber; E, epidermis; EN, endocuticle; EP, epicuticle; EX, exocuticle; HC, hemocoel; M, mitochondrion; MA, muscle attachment; MU, muscle fiber; PC, parietal gland. Pentastomida. Figure 2 A, B Sensilla of pentastomids (TEMs).

Google previewThe Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science (2002)

by W. Edward Craighead, Charles B. Nemeroff

is the eliciting stimulus that increases activity in the tendon organ afferent fiber. The tendon organ afferent fiber synapses on an interneuron ...

Google previewThe Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science (2004)

by W. Edward Craighead, Charles B. Nemeroff

Increased tension on the tendon, usually produced by contraction of the muscle to which it is attached, is the eliciting stimulus that increases activity in the tendon organ afferent fiber. The tendon organ afferent fiber synapses on an interneuron ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

primary afferent fiber. See gamma efferent fiber. primary alveolar ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2012)

by Mosby, Inc

primary afferent fiber. See gamma efferent fiber. primary alveolar ...

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