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Neuron
Its a cell that conducts impulses.
(divided based on structure and function).
Nerve Fiber
extension from a neuron.

example : axons and dendrites
Nerve
a bundle of fibers, looks like a cord.
Unipolar
one fiber leaves cell body and splits connects organs to brain/ spinal cord.
Bipolar
one dendrite, one axon found in eyes, nose, and, ears.
Multipolar
Many dendrites, one axon found in brain/ spinal cord.
Interneurons
form links between neurons found in CNS
Motor
carry impulses from CNS to PNS (also known as Efferent)
Sensory
carry impulse from PNS to CNS
(also known as afferent)