oligodendroglia

[n] - tissue consisting of glial cells with sheet-like processes that form the myelin sheath of nerve fibers
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oligodendroglia

A class of neuroglial (macroglial) cells in the central nervous system. Oligodendroglia may be called interfascicular, perivascular, or perineuronal satellite cells according to their location. The most important recognised function of these cells is the formation of the insulating myelin sheaths of axons in the central nervous system. ... (12 Dec
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oligodendroglia

oligodendria noun tissue consisting of glial cells with sheetlike processes that form the myelin sheath of nerve fibers
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oligodendroglia

(ol″ĭ-go-dәn-drog´le-ә) the non-neural cells of ectodermal origin forming part of the adventitial structure of the central nervous system. the tissue composed of such cells.
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oligodendroglia

oligodendroglia 1. Neuroglia consisting of cells similar to but smaller than astrocytes, found in the central nervous system and associated with the formation of myelin. 2. A class of neuroglial (macroglial) cells in the central nervous system. Oligodendroglia (from Greek, literally meaning, 'few tree cells') may be called interfascicular, perivas
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oligodendroglia

Type: Term Pronunciation: ol′i-gō-den-drog′lē-ă Definitions: 1. One of the four types of glia cells (the other three being macroglia or astrocytes, ependymal cells, and microglia) that, together with nerve cells, compose the tissue of the central nervous system. Oligodendroglia cells are characterized by variable numbers
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