Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A state of nervelessness.
  • noun The act of innervating or innerving; in physiology, supply of nervous influence or control; the sending of stimulation to some organ through its nerves.
  • noun In anatomy, the disposition of the nervous system in an animal body or any part of it.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of innerving or stimulating.
  • noun (Physiol.) Special activity excited in any part of the nervous system or in any organ of sense or motion; the nervous influence necessary for the maintenance of life, and the functions of the various organs.
  • noun (Anat.) The distribution of nerves in an animal, or to any of its parts.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The act of innervating or stimulating.
  • noun Special activity excited in any part of the nervous system or in any organ of sense or motion; the nervous influence necessary for the maintenance of life,and the functions of the various organs.
  • noun The distribution of nerves in an animal, or to any of its parts.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the neural or electrical arousal of an organ or muscle or gland
  • noun the distribution of nerve fibers to an organ or body region

Etymologies

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innervate +‎ -ion

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