Definition of Accessory Nerve in English :

Define Accessory Nerve in English

Accessory Nerve meaning in English

Meaning of Accessory Nerve in English

Pronunciation of Accessory Nerve in English

Accessory Nerve pronunciation in English

Pronounce Accessory Nerve in English

Accessory Nerve

see synonyms of accessory nerve

1. accessory nerve, eleventh cranial nerve, nervus accessorius, spinal accessory

arises from two sets of roots (cranial and spinal) that unite to form the nerve

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Accessory Nerve

see synonyms of accessory nerve
noun
either one of the eleventh pair of cranial nerves, which supply the muscles of the head, shoulders, larynx, and pharynx and the viscera of the abdomen and thorax

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Accessory Nerve

see synonyms of accessory nerve
n.
Either of the 11th pair of cranial nerves, which convey motor impulses to the pharynx and muscles of the upper thorax, back, and shoulders.

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