Overview

integration


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

n. the blending together of the nerve impulses that arrive through the thousands of synapses at a nerve cell body. Impulses from some synapses cause excitation, and from others inhibition; the overall pattern decides whether an individual nerve cell is activated to transmit a message or not.

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Biological Sciences.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.