mixed nerve


noun Anatomy.

a nerve composed of both sensory and motor fibers.

Origin of mixed nerve

First recorded in 1875–80
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Medicine definitions for mixed nerve

mixed nerve


n.

A nerve that contains both sensory and motor fibers.
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