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retrograde 1. Moving backward or against the usual direction of flow. 2. Degenerating, deteriorating or catabolic. Origin:... Read More

Retrograde axonal transport

retrograde axonal transport (Science: cell biology) The transport of vesicles from the synaptic region of an axon towards... Read More

Types and Causes of Brain Damage

The brain is a highly specialized tissue, far more complex than today's 21st-century supercomputers. Due to this magnificent... Read More


Back 1. Being at the back or in the rear; distant; remote; as, the back door; back settlements. 2. Being in arrear; overdue;... Read More


Capture catching and holding a particle or an electrical impulse originating elsewhere. Origin: L. Capio, pp. -tus, to take,... Read More


stationary 1. Not moving; not appearing to move; stable; fixed. Charles Wesley, who is a more stationary man, does not... Read More


In biology, transport refers to the act or the means by which a molecule or ion is moved across the cell membrane or via the... Read More


Definition noun The absence of any ejaculate or semen. Supplement One of its causes is retrograde ejaculation by excessive... Read More