central nervous system

Contents

EnglishEdit

 
A diagram showing the CNS:
1. Brain
2. Central nervous system
    (brain and spinal cord)
3. Spinal cord

NounEdit

central nervous system ‎(plural central nervous systems)

  1. (neuroanatomy) In vertebrates, that part of the nervous system comprising the brain, brainstem and spinal cord.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit