bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive messages and conduct impulses toward the cell body
extension of neuron, ending in branching terminal fibers, through which messages pass to other neurons, muscles, or glands
a neural impulse; brief electrical charge that travels down an axon
the level of stimulation needed to trigger a neural impulse
the junction between the axon tip of the sending neuron and the dendrite or cell body of the receiving neuron
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