the sensory and control apparatus consisting of a network of nerve cells
The part of the nervous system in vertebrate animals that consists of the brain and spinal cord.
The scientific study of the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of nerves and the nervous system.
The part of the vertebrate nervous system constituting the nerves outside the central nervous system and including the cranial nerves, spinal nerves, and sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems.
The part of the brain that receives and coordinates all the stimuli conveyed to various sensory centers.
Plural form of sense organ
The system of neurons and tissues that regulates the actions and responses of vertebrates and many invertebrates. The nervous system of vertebrates is a complex information-processing system that consists mainly of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral and autonomic nerves. It receives chemical information from hormones in the circulating blood and can also regulate secretions of the endocrine system by the action of neurohormones. The nervous systems of invertebrates vary from a simple network of nerves to a complex nerve network under the control of a primitive brain.
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