Definition of Nerve tissue

1. Noun. Tissue composed of neurons.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nerve Tissue

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
nerve plexus
nerve regeneration
nerve root
nerve root sleeve
nerve sheath tumours
nerve stroma
nerve suture
nerve tissue (current term)
nerve tissue protein s 100
nerve to carotid sinus
nerve to mylohyoid
nerve to rhomboid
nerve to stapedius muscle
nerve to thyrohyoid muscle
nerve tract
nerve transfer
nerve trunk

Literary usage of Nerve tissue

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Microscopical Morphology of the Animal Body in Health and Disease by Carl Heitzmann (1882)
"Inflammation of nerve-tissue is characterized by occurrences very similar ... All varieties of nerve-tissue — the gray substance, the ganglionic elements, ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1864)
"But although there is this uninterrupted continuity between all the constituent elements of the cord—although, perhaps, the nerve-tissue actually changes by ..."

3. A Text-book of Histology by Frederick Randolph Bailey (1906)
"nerve tissue. The Neurone. IN most of the cells thus far described the ... Some of these processes are known as nerve fibres; and nerve tissue was long ..."

4. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1905)
"... It possesses direct nutrient properties for nerve tissue and checks the persistent enfeeblement of neural energy in neurasthenic and ..."

5. Nature by Norman Lockyer (1877)
"Here, for instance, is a sketch of highly magnified nerve-tissue as we find it in the human brain, and here is one of my own drawings of nerve-tissue as I ..."

6. A Textbook of Human Physiology: Including a Section on Physiologic Apparatus. by Albert Philson Brubaker (1922)
"The nerve-tissue, which unites and coordinates the various organs and tissues of the ... The nerve-tissue has been resolved by the investigations of modern ..."

7. A Handbook of Pathological Anatomy and Histology: With an Introductory by Francis Delafield, Theophil Mitchell Prudden (1901)
"... Methods of Preparation of nerve tissue for Microscopical Study. The general methods of hardening have already been given on pages 16 and 19. ..."

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