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English noun: nervous system

1. nervous system (body) the sensory and control apparatus consisting of a network of nerve cells


Synonymssystema nervosum


Broader (hypernym)system


Narrower (hyponym)parasympathetic, parasympathetic nervous system, sympathetic nervous system


Part holonymANS, autonomic nervous system, central nervous system, CNS, fascicle, fasciculus, fiber bundle, fibre bundle, ganglion, nerve cell, nerve tissue, nervous tissue, neural net, neural network, neuron, peripheral nervous system, systema nervosum centrale, systema nervosum periphericum


Part meronymbody, organic structure, physical structure









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