Definition of peripheral nervous system in English:
The nervous system outside the brain and spinal cord.
- The nervous system is subdivided into the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system.
- The autonomic nervous system includes parts of the central and peripheral nervous systems.
- The primary sites of toxicity are the central and peripheral nervous systems, with particular toxicity to the cerebellum and motor cortex.
Definition of peripheral nervous system in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan