innervate

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Etymology[edit]

from in (in) + nervus (nerve) recorded since circa 1374, from Medieval Latin , from Latin nervus (sinew) + the Latin perfect passive participle suffixes of first conjugation verbs -ātus, -āta, and -ātum.

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innervate (third-person singular simple present innervates, present participle innervating, simple past and past participle innervated)

  1. To supply (part of the body) with nerves
  2. To stimulate a nerve (or other part of the body) into action

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Verb[edit]

innervate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of innervare
  2. second-person plural imperative of innervare
  3. feminine plural of innervato

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