TERMINAL BUTTON

the terminal part of an axon from which a neural signal is rendered, via dispersion of a neurotransmitter, across a synapse to a nearby neuron

TERMINAL BUTTON: "The terminal button is commonly referred to as the synaptic button, end button, button terminal, terminal bulb, and synaptic knob."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TERMINAL BUTTON," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/terminal-button/ (accessed April 17, 2021).
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