cerebrospinal nervous system


cerebrospinal nervous system
noun
: the portion of the nervous system in vertebrates comprising the brain, cranial nerves, spinal cord, and the spinal nerves concerned with transmission of impulses from sense organs to the voluntary muscles — compare autonomic nervous system

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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