[ dee-nur-veyt ]
/ diˈnɜr veɪt /
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verb (used with object), de·ner·vat·ed, de·ner·vat·ing.Surgery.
to cut off the nerve supply from (an organ or body part) by surgery or anesthetic block.
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OTHER WORDS FROM denervatede·ner·va·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for denervate
/ (ˈdɛnəˌveɪt) /
(tr) to deprive (a tissue or organ) of its nerve supply
Derived forms of denervatedenervation, noun
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Medical definitions for denervate
[ dē-nûr′vāt ]
To deprive an organ or body part of a nerve supply, as by surgically removing or cutting a nerve or by blocking a nerve connection with drugs.
Other words from denervatede′ner•va′tion n.
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