Synonyms for parasympathetic |

Synonyms and antonyms for parasympathetic

1. parasympathetic (adj.)

of or relating to the parasympathetic nervous system


2. parasympathetic (n.)

originates in the brain stem and lower part of the spinal cord; opposes physiological effects of the sympathetic nervous system: stimulates digestive secretions; slows the heart; constricts the pupils; dilates blood vessels