afferent (nervous) impulse

афферентный (нервный) импульс

Англо-русский словарь по авиационной медицине. 2013.

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  • afferent — af•fer•ent [[t]ˈæf ər ənt[/t]] adj. 1) phl bringing to or leading toward an organ or part, as a nerve or arteriole (opposed to efferent). 2) pat phl a nerve that conveys an impulse toward the central nervous system • Etymology: 1830–40; < L… …   From formal English to slang

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  • Nerve — A nerve is an enclosed, cable like bundle of peripheral axons (the long, slender projections of neurons). A nerve provides a common pathway for the electrochemical nerve impulses that are transmitted along each of the axons. Nerves are found only …   Wikipedia

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