NEURAL ARC

describes the pathway of neurons which is taken to pass the action potential and therefore response from the receptor to the effector, there are typically numerous neurons involved in a neural arc on either side of the CNS.

NEURAL ARC: "A neural arc consists of a variety of neurons which communicate messages between muscles and other tissues and the nervous system."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NEURAL ARC," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/neural-arc/ (accessed November 27, 2020).
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