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