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Overview of noun afferent

The noun afferent has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sensory nerve, afferent nerve, afferent

(a nerve that passes impulses from receptors toward or to the central nervous system)

Overview of adj afferent

The adj afferent has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) afferent

(of nerves and nerve impulses; conveying sensory information from the sense organs to the CNS; "afferent nerves"; "afferent impulses") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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