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1 A sequence of events leading to some change or alteration in the state of a dynamic system.

2 In anatomy, a projecting part, especially a fine threadlike protrusion from a neuron, being an axon, a dendrite, or one of their branches, also called a neurite. [From Latin processus an advance, from procedere to proceed]

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