excitor nerve

[ĭk-sītər]

n.

A nerve conducting impulses that stimulate increased function.

Nearby words

  1. excito-,
  2. excitomotor,
  3. exciton,
  4. excitonics,
  5. excitor,
  6. excitoreflex nerve,
  7. excl.,
  8. exclaim,
  9. exclam.,
  10. exclamation


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