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Origin of afferent
OTHER WORDS FROM afferentaf·fer·ent·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH afferentafferent efferent
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In some cases ligation of the afferent vessels has been successful.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Branchial hearts are formed on the afferent vessels of the branchiae.
The lesions of the arteriosclerotic kidney are due to narrowing and eventual obstruction of the afferent vessels.Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:|Louis Marshall Warfield
The spinal cord is like an upturned tree, with man's hair as its roots, and afferent and efferent nerves as branches.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
It is the latter or afferent function with which we are now concerned.Second Sight|Sepharial