nervous system

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An overview of the human nervous system.

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nervous system (plural nervous systems)

  1. (neuroanatomy) An organ system that coordinates the activities of muscles, monitors organs, constructs and processes data received from the senses, and initiates actions.

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  • 2000 [1918], Henry Gray, “Neurology”, in Anatomy of the Human Body[1] (on-line), edition 20th edition (in English), Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, ISBN 1587341026, retrieved on 11 December 2009:

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