Definition of Dendrites in Psychology

Definition of Dendrites in psychology

Definition of Dendrites in Psychology

Dendrites

The definition of dendrites in psychology: Dendrites are the branch-like structures of each neuron that extend into synapses with other neurons and that receive neurochemical messages sent into synapses by other neurons.

 

References

Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.        

 

 

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