demyelinate

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Etymology[edit]

de- +‎ myelin +‎ -ate

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /diːˈmaɪ(j)əlɪneɪt/

Verb[edit]

demyelinate ‎(third-person singular simple present demyelinates, present participle demyelinating, simple past and past participle demyelinated)

  1. To remove the myelin sheath from a nerve

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