Term: facial nerve motor nucleus motor neuron
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Name: facial nerve motor nucleus
Synonyms: facial motor nucleus, motor nucleus VII, nucleus motorius nervi facialis, nVII
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000206]
Name: motor neuron
Synonyms: motoneuron
Definition: An efferent neuron that passes from the central nervous system or a ganglion toward or to a muscle and conducts an impulse that causes movement.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009052]