demyelinate(redirected from demyelinates)
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tr.v. demyelin·ated, demyelin·ating, demyelin·ates
To destroy or remove the myelin sheath of (a nerve fiber), as through disease.
to remove or destroy the myelin surrounding the axons of nerve cells.
n the process of removing or damaging the myelin sheath surrounding a nerve.
to destroy or remove the myelin sheath of a nerve or nerves.