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nerve
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 8
1. One of the whitish and elastic bundles of fibers, with the accompanying tissues, which transmit nervous impulses between nerve centers and various parts of the animal body.
2. A sinew or a tendon.
3. Physical force or steadiness; muscular power and control; constitutional vigor.
4. Steadiness and firmness of mind; self- command in personal danger, or under suffering; unshaken courage and endurance; coolness; pluck; resolution.
7. One of the nervures, or veins, in the wings of insects.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
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