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Term: neuromast cell projection
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: neuromast
Synonyms: lateral line neuromast, lateral line organ, neuromasts
Definition: Volcano-shaped lateral line sensory organ located in characteristic positions within the skin epithelium and containing hair cells and their support elements. (Also see Anatomical Atlas entry for lateral line by T. Whitfield.)
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000243]
Name: cell projection
Synonyms: cell process, cellular process, cellular projection
Definition: A prolongation or process extending from a cell, e.g. a flagellum or axon.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0042995]   QuickGO   AmiGO