from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In anatomy and zoology, a nerve.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun Any bundle of nerve fibers running to various organs and tissues of the body.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun any bundle of nerve fibers running to various organs and tissues of the body
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To give an idea of this, some phenomena may be mentioned, which by means of the string galvanometer have been investigated by Einthoven himself: the retina current (1908, 1909), the action currents in nervus vagus
This portion of the nerve is often described as the nervus intermedius.
The word nerve now applied to them is from the Latin nervus, which is traced back to the Sanskrit snavara, meaning a string or cord.
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I about as nervus as da kitteh wit da weird peeps lookin at it!
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