Golgi tendon organ n.
A proprioceptive sensory nerve ending embedded among the fibers of a tendon, often near the musculotendinous junction. Also called neurotendinous spindle.
- Golgi type ii neuron
Golgi type II neuron n. A nerve cell having a short axon that ramifies in the gray matter of the central nervous system.
[gol-guh-thuh] /ˈgɒl gə θə/ noun 1. a hill near Jerusalem where Jesus was crucified; Calvary. 2. a place of suffering or sacrifice. 3. a place of burial. /ˈɡɒlɡəθə/ noun 1. another name for Calvary 2. (sometimes not capital) (rare) a place of burial hill near Jerusalem, via Latin and Greek, from Aramaic gulgulta, literally “(place […]
- Golgi type i neuron
Golgi type I neuron n. A nerve cell having a long axon that leaves the gray matter of the central nervous system, of which it forms a part.
[gohl-yerd] /ˈgoʊl yərd/ noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. one of a class of wandering scholar-poets in Germany, France, and England, chiefly in the 12th and 13th centuries, noted as the authors of satirical Latin verse written in celebration of conviviality, sensual pleasures, etc. /ˈɡəʊljəd/ noun 1. one of a number of wandering scholars in […]