inhibitory fiber n.
Any of the nerve fibers that inhibit either the activity of the nerve cells with which they have synaptic connections or the activity of the effector tissue in which they terminate.
- Inhibitory nerve
inhibitory nerve n. A nerve conveying impulses that diminish functional activity in a part.
- Inhibitory obsession
inhibitory obsession n. An obsession involving an impediment to action, usually representing a phobia.
- Inhibitory postsynaptic potential
inhibitory postsynaptic potential n. A local change in the degree of hyperpolarization of the postsynaptic membrane of a neuron in response to the arrival of an inhibitory impulse.
- In high cotton
adjective phrase Happy; pleased;