Neuromuscular Junction

Science / Biology / Neuromuscular Junction: The point where a motor neuron attaches to a muscle cell.

Other Words for Junction

Junction Adjective Synonyms: point, time, moment, stage, period
Junction Noun Synonyms: juncture, union, combination, joining, conjunction, meeting, linking, connection, conjoining, intersection, confluence, crossroads, interchange

Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF)

Health / Fitness / Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF): Stretching exercises used to increase an individuals flexibility. MORE


Science / Biology / Nondisjunction: The failure of chromosomes to separate properly during cell division. The unequal segregation of chromosomes during meiosis. This forms cells with either too many (possibly one or more single or sets MORE

Neuromuscular Therapy

Health / Massage / Neuromuscular Therapy: This comprehensive program of soft-tissue manipulation balances the body’s central nervous system with the musculoskeletal system. Based on neurological laws that explain how the central nervous sys MORE

Soma Neuromuscular Integration

Health / Massage / Soma Neuromuscular Integration: A ten-session system of bodywork, SOMA neuromuscular integration works the fascial network to release chronic, stored structural aberrations; to effectively realign the entire body; and to facilitate MORE

St. Johns Neuromuscular Therapy

Health / Massage / St. Johns Neuromuscular Therapy: St. John’s neuromuscular therapy seeks out the cause of pain, focusing on creating a balance between the muscular and nervous systems. This bodywork focuses on five basic principles--biomechanics, i MORE

Triple Junction

Science / Geology / Triple Junction: A point that is common to three plates and which must also be the meeting place of three boundary features, such as divergence zones, convergence zones, or transform faults. MORE