- A nerve.
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One ov the most unkumfortable kritters in this world iz the nervus man.The Complete Works of Josh Billings
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Well come on Salteena he cried and dont be nervus I will get you a pair of knickers tomorrow.The Young Visiters or, Mr. Salteena's Plan
The sixth pair, nervus abducens, passes also to muscles of the eye, and in sharks to the nictitating membrane or third eyelid.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)
David Starr Jordan
Near the base of the precoracoidal process is a small foramen for the passage of the nervus supracoracoideus.
They say the medulla oblongata is irritated, and the patient learns that he is suffering from neurosis of the nervus vague.A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis