Definition of myelon in English:

myelon

noun

Anatomy
rare
  • The spinal cord.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Richard Owen (1804–1892), comparative anatomist and palaeontologist. From ancient Greek μυελός marrow, with change of ending after encephalon.

Pronunciation

myelon

/ˈmʌɪɪlɒn/