innervation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

innervate +‎ -ion

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

innervation (plural innervations)

  1. The act of innervating or stimulating.
  2. 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.
  3. The distribution of nerves in an animal, or to any of its parts.