[nur-vey-shuh n] /nɜrˈveɪ ʃən/
a less common word for venation
[nurv] /nɜrv/ noun 1. one or more bundles of fibers forming part of a system that conveys impulses of sensation, motion, etc., between the brain or spinal cord and other parts of the body. 2. a sinew or tendon: to strain every nerve. 3. firmness or courage under trying circumstances: an assignment requiring nerve. 4. […]
- Nerve avulsion
nerve avulsion n. The forcible disengagement of a portion of a nerve to produce paralysis.
noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. an arrest of the passage of impulses through a nerve by means of pressure on the nerve or by injection of an anesthetic into or around the nerve. noun 1. induction of anaesthesia in a specific part of the body by injecting a local anaesthetic close to the sensory nerves that supply […]
- Nerve block anesthesia
nerve block anesthesia n. Conduction anesthesia in which a local anesthetic is injected about the peripheral nerves.