innervate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to produce (an organ or a body component) with nerves.
    • To stimulate (a nerve, muscle tissue, or body component) to action.
    • to provide with nerves.
  • verb:
    • to produce (area of the human anatomy) with nerves
    • To stimulate a nerve (or any other the main human anatomy) into activity
    • offer nerves to (some organ or human anatomy component)
    • stimulate to activity
  • others:
    • to provide stressed influence to; stimulate through nerves; innerve: as, the facial nerve innervates the muscles of appearance.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "innervate"
    • to produce (an organ or a body component)…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "innervate"
    • But what those research sites don't…
    • View More
  • Verb Forms for "innervate"
  • Cross Reference for "innervate"
  • Medical Dictionary for "innervate"
115 votes

How would you define innervate?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!