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synonyms for afferent

  • audiovisual
  • auditory
  • aural
  • neural
  • neurological
  • olfactory
  • sensual
  • sonic
  • tactile
  • visual
  • sensational
  • acoustic
  • audible
  • auricular
  • clear
  • discernible
  • distinct
  • gustative
  • gustatory
  • hearable
  • lingual
  • ocular
  • olfactive
  • ophthalmic
  • optic
  • perceptible
  • phonic
  • plain
  • receptive
  • sensatory
  • sensible
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How to use afferent in a sentence

Hence one of the goals to which each afferent fibre from a receptive organ leads is a number of motor nerves.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 4VARIOUS
The spinal cord is like an upturned tree, with man's hair as its roots, and afferent and efferent nerves as branches.
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A YOGIPARAMHANSA YOGANANDA
Dissect along the truncus arteriosus to afferent branchials.
TEXT BOOK OF BIOLOGY, PART 1: VERTEBRATAH. G. WELLS
There are two divisions of nerves, the afferent and efferent.
SPECIAL REPORT ON DISEASES OF CATTLEU.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
From the gills the afferent branchials carry the blood to the median dorsal aorta.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 2, SLICE 6VARIOUS
The lesions of the arteriosclerotic kidney are due to narrowing and eventual obstruction of the afferent vessels.
ARTERIOSCLEROSIS AND HYPERTENSION:LOUIS MARSHALL WARFIELD
Branchial hearts are formed on the afferent vessels of the branchiae.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 6VARIOUS
Branchial hearts are not developed on the branchial afferent vessels.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 6VARIOUS
The opposite or œsophageal extremity of the stomach is less well differentiated from the afferent tube of the œsophagus.
THE ANATOMY OF THE HUMAN PERITONEUM AND ABDOMINAL CAVITYGEORGE. S. HUNTINGTON
About the middle of the kidney each afferent vein is joined by a large transverse branch from the abdominal vein (Fig. 266).
THE ANATOMY OF THE HUMAN PERITONEUM AND ABDOMINAL CAVITYGEORGE. S. HUNTINGTON
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