Definition of Nerve pathway

1. Noun. A bundle of myelinated nerve fibers following a path through the brain.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nerve Pathway

nerve growth factor
nerve growth factor antiserum
nerve growth factors
nerve implantation
nerve impulse
nerve impulses
nerve net
nerve nets
nerve of external acoustic meatus
nerve of pterygoid canal
nerve of smell
nerve of tensor tympani muscle
nerve of tensor veli palatini muscle
nerve of tympanic membrane
nerve pain
nerve pathway (current term)
nerve plexus
nerve regeneration
nerve root
nerve root sleeve
nerve sheath tumours
nerve stroma
nerve suture
nerve tissue
nerve tissue protein s 100
nerve to carotid sinus
nerve to mylohyoid
nerve to rhomboid
nerve to stapedius muscle
nerve to thyrohyoid muscle

Literary usage of Nerve pathway

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1. Introductory Psychology for Teachers by Edward Kellogg Strong (1922)
"This nervous stimulation travels over the nerve pathway into the spinal cord. At L the current jumps a tiny gap to the second nerve cell. ..."

2. Studies in Philosophy and Psychology by Charles Edward Garman, James Hayden Tufts, Frederick James Eugene Woodbridge, Edmund Burke Delabarre, Arthur Henry Pierce, Frank Chapman Sharp (1906)
"One of the influences which decreases the resistance of a nerve pathway is previous activity of that pathway : repeated activity gives rise to a permanent ..."

3. The First Year of Science by John Charles Hessler (1915)
"From what we have just read we can understand that the nerve pathway, along which an impulse must travel, does not act like a continuous "wire," but like a ..."

4. A Text-book of physiology: For Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1915)
"This name was given to the structure under the misapprehension that it constitutes a nerve pathway through which so-called sympathetic—or, ..."

5. Neurological Bulletin by Frederick Tilney, Columbia University, Dept. of Neurology (1919)
"In this nerve there was continuity of the nerve pathway and without an impassable barrier to down- growth. Similar cases might be cited ; however these ..."

6. A Textbook of Human Physiology: Including a Section on Physiologic Apparatus. by Albert Philson Brubaker (1922)
"... physical stimulus; (2) a specialized terminal organ; (3) an afferent nerve pathway, and (4) a specialized receptive sensor cell in the cerebral cortex. ..."

7. Equilibrium and Vertigo by Isaac Hampshur Jones, Lewis Fisher (1918)
"It is generally known that theie must exist a definite nerve-pathway between the cochlea •md the cerebral cortex in order that stimulation of the cochlea by ..."

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