Medical Definition of Neuromast organ

1. A structure in fish consisting of a long groove or canal extending along each side of the trunk and tail and branching in the head region; the groove or tube is lined with neuroepithelial cells, some of which are in groups known as neuromasts; its function appears to be the detection of vibrations of low frequency. Synonym: neuromast organ. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Neuromast Organ

neurolymphomatosis gallinarum
neurolysin
neurolysins
neurolysis
neurolytic
neurolytic block
neuroma
neuroma cutis
neuroma telangiectodes
neuromagnetic
neuromagnetism
neuromalacia
neuromarketing
neuromas
neuromast
neuromast organ (current term)
neuromasts
neuromata
neuromatosis
neuromatous
neuromedin
neuromedins
neuromelanin
neuromeningeal
neuromere
neuromeres
neurometabolic
neuromics
neuromimesis
neuromimetic

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