GAMMA MOTOR NEURON (GAMMA MOTONEURON)

a term that is applied to any category of motor neurons that control the sensitivity of muscle spindles. Also called intrafusal motor neuron.

GAMMA MOTOR NEURON (GAMMA MOTONEURON): "Gamma motor neuron is a motor neuron category."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GAMMA MOTOR NEURON (GAMMA MOTONEURON)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gamma-motor-neuron-gamma-motoneuron/ (accessed March 31, 2020).
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