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axon ensheathment +   
Any process in which the axon of a neuron is insulated, and that insulation maintained, thereby preventing dispersion of the electrical signal.
ensheathment of neuronal cell bodies 

Exact Synonyms: cellular axon ensheathment
Related Synonyms: cellular nerve ensheathment ;   nerve ensheathment
Alternate IDs: GO:0042553
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0878932437

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