Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Motor Nerve

Nerve that carries an impulse away from the central nervous system and towards an effector (e.g. a muscle or gland). Motor nerves form the ventral roots of the spinal nerves. Aka motor neuron, efferent nerve.

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