efferent glomerular arteriole n.
The vessel that carries blood from the glomerular capillary network to the capillary bed of the proximal convoluted tubule.
[ef-er-uh nt] /ˈɛf ər ənt/ Anatomy, Physiology adjective 1. conveying or conducting away from an organ or part (opposed to ). noun 2. an efferent part, as a nerve or blood vessel. /ˈɛfərənt/ adjective 1. carrying or conducting outwards from a part or an organ of the body, esp from the brain or spinal cord […]
- Efferent nerve
efferent nerve n. A nerve conveying impulses from the central nervous system to the periphery. Also called centrifugal nerve.
- Efferent vessel
efferent vessel n.
[ef-er-ves] /ˌɛf ərˈvɛs/ verb (used without object), effervesced, effervescing. 1. to give off bubbles of gas, as fermenting liquors. 2. to issue forth in bubbles. 3. to show enthusiasm, excitement, liveliness, etc.: The parents effervesced with pride over their new baby. /ˌɛfəˈvɛs/ verb (intransitive) 1. (of a liquid) to give off bubbles of gas 2. […]