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Definition of 'afferent'

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Noun

  1. a nerve that passes impulses from receptors toward or to the central nervous system
       Synonyms: sensory nerve afferent nerve

Adjective

  1. of nerves and nerve impulses; conveying sensory information from the sense organs to the CNS; "afferent nerves"; "afferent impulses"
       Antonyms: efferent motorial


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