efferent (not comparable)
- Carrying away from.
- An efferent nerve carries impulses from the brain to the body.
- Carried outward.
- Efferent impulses are those conveyed by the motor or efferent nerves from the central nervous organ outwards.
carrying away from
efferent (plural efferents)
- efferent in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- “efferent”, in The Century Dictionary, New York: The Century Co., 1911
- efferent at OneLook Dictionary Search