peripheral nervous system definition

  • noun:
    • The an element of the vertebrate nervous system constituting the nerves outside the central nervous system and like the cranial nerves, spinal nerves, and sympathetic and parasympathetic stressed systems.
    • The the main nervous system that will be not the central nervous system.
    • the portion of the nervous system lying beyond your brain and spinal cord

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