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sacral nerve

noun

, Anatomy.
  1. any of the nerves arising in five pairs from the spinal cord in the sacrum.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of sacral nerve1

First recorded in 1820–30

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Example Sentences

Its corresponding vein is in close contact behind, as also the lumbo-sacral nerve, the obdurator nerve to its outer side.

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