Term: brain transmission of nerve impulse
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Name: brain
Synonyms: brain structure
Definition: Cavitated compound organ which is comprised of gray and white matter and surrounds the cerebral ventricular system.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000008]
Name: transmission of nerve impulse
Synonyms: conduction of nerve impulse, signal transmission along a neuron
Definition: The neurological system process in which a signal is transmitted through the nervous system by a combination of action potential propagation and synaptic transmission.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0019226]   QuickGO   AmiGO