schwann cell defined in 1951 yearschwann cell - schwann cell;
schwann cell - Kind of cell which ensheaths every nerve-fibre of vertebrate peripheral nervous system. In a myelinated fibre one cell occurs between every pair of adjacent nodes and forms the myelin. Probably largely derived from neural crest. scion. Twig or port ion of a twig of one plant that is grafted onto a stock of another.
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