What is the location at which a neuron and the cell with which it communicates meet (without directly touching)?

1 Answer
Oct 7, 2017

It is called a synapse.


The space between the axon of the first neuron and the dendrite of the second is specificallly called the synaptic cleft. It may also me called a junction in some cases, such as with a neuron and a muscle (consequently called a neuromuscular junction)