nervation

[nur-vey-shuh n]
Also ner·va·ture [nur-vuh-choo r, -cher] /ˈnɜr vəˌtʃʊər, -tʃər/.

Origin of nervation

First recorded in 1715–25; nerve + -ation
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British Dictionary definitions for nervation

nervation

nervature (ˈnɜːvətʃə)

noun
  1. a less common word for venation
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