Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » D » Democratic People's Republic Of Korea ... Demyelination

DEMYELINATION

 Dictionary entry overview: What does demyelination mean? 

DEMYELINATION (noun)
  The noun DEMYELINATION has 1 sense:

1. loss of the myelin covering of some nerve fibers resulting in their impaired function

  Familiarity information: DEMYELINATION used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


DEMYELINATION (noun)


Sense 1demyelination [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Loss of the myelin covering of some nerve fibers resulting in their impaired function

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Hypernyms ("demyelination" is a kind of...):

degenerative disorder (condition leading to progressive loss of function)

Holonyms ("demyelination" is a part of...):

disseminated multiple sclerosis; disseminated sclerosis; MS; multiple sclerosis (a chronic progressive nervous disorder involving loss of myelin sheath around certain nerve fibers)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Whom we love best, to them we can say the least." (English proverb)

"Do not hide like the mouse behind the pot." (Albanian proverb)

"Don't eat your bread on someone else's table." (Arabic proverb)

"They who are born of chickens scratch the earth." (Corsican proverb)

 DEMYELINATION: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0766 seconds