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Meanings of Nervate:

adjective

Having a number of veins.

Nervation

nəːˈveɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Nervation:

noun

The arrangement of nerves in a leaf.

Nerve

nɜːv

Meanings of Nerve:

noun

A whitish fibre or bundle of fibres in the body that transmits impulses of sensation to the brain or spinal cord, and impulses from these to the muscles and organs.

Usage examples:

The optic nerve
verb

Brace oneself mentally to face a demanding situation.

Usage examples:

She nerved herself to enter the room

Meanings of Nerve-centre:

noun

A place from which an organization or activity is controlled or managed

Usage examples:

The pentagon is the nerve centre of the us armed forces.

Meanings of Nerve-oneself:

noun

A group of long, thin fibers in the body, esp. in the brain, which send and receive messages that control how the body reacts to signals it receives, such as to changes in temperature or pressure against the skin

Usage examples:

It takes a lot of nerve to get up in front of a class when you’re not used to it., she has some ner…

Nerve-racking

ˈnɜːvˌræk.ɪŋ

Meanings of Nerve-racking:

adjective

Difficult to do and causing a lot of worry or anxiety

Usage examples:

I had to go out and find a new job, which is always a nerve-racking experience.

Meanings of Nerved:

verb

Brace oneself mentally to face a demanding situation.

Usage examples:

She nerved herself to enter the room

Nerveless

ˈnɜːv.ləs

Meanings of Nerveless:

adjective

Lacking vigour or feeling.

Usage examples:

The knife dropped from grant's nerveless fingers

Nervelessly

ˈnɜːv.ləs.li

Meanings of Nervelessly:

adverb

In a way that shows that you are calm and confident about something difficult that you are doing

Usage examples:

The young man bounced in nervelessly., she played nervelessly and produced her second win of the se…

Meanings of Nervelet:

noun

A small or fine nerve. chiefly in extended use.

Nerves

nəːv

Meanings of Nerves:

noun

A whitish fibre or bundle of fibres in the body that transmits impulses of sensation to the brain or spinal cord, and impulses from these to the muscles and organs.

Usage examples:

The optic nerve
verb

Brace oneself mentally to face a demanding situation.

Usage examples:

She nerved herself to enter the room

Meanings of Nervii:

noun

A celto-germanic tribe inhabiting an area between the rivers rhine and schelde in northern gaul (now hainault, belgium); the members of this tribe.

Nervine

ˈnəːvʌɪn

Meanings of Nervine:

adjective

(of a medicine) used to calm the nerves.

Usage examples:

One particular ingredient in the living multi vegetable blend, oat grass, is a potent nervine tonic.
noun

A nervine medicine.

Usage examples:

How are these different from the pharmaceutical classification of substances as diaphoretics, laxat…

Nervines

ˈnəːvʌɪn

Meanings of Nervines:

noun

A nervine medicine.

Usage examples:

How are these different from the pharmaceutical classification of substances as diaphoretics, laxat…
adjective

(of a medicine) used to calm the nerves.

Usage examples:

One particular ingredient in the living multi vegetable blend, oat grass, is a potent nervine tonic.

Meanings of Nervish:

adjective

Nervous, anxious, agitated.

Meanings of Nervism:

noun

A theory (advocated mainly by i. p. pavlov and his followers) ascribing the control of most normal and abnormal physiological processes to the central nervous system.

Meanings of Nervosa:

noun

An illness often resulting in dangerous weight loss, in which a person, usually a girl or woman, refuses to eat enough over a long period of time

Usage examples:

A recovering anorexic teenager

Meanings of Nervose:

adjective

Of a leaf or other plant part: having veins or nerves; specifically having parallel venation.

Meanings of Nervosities:

noun

The state or condition of being nervous or of experiencing disordered or heightened sensitivity; nervousness.

Meanings of Nervosity:

noun

The state or condition of being nervous or of experiencing disordered or heightened sensitivity; nervousness.

Meanings of Nervous:

adjective

Easily agitated or alarmed.

Usage examples:

A sensitive, nervous person

Nervously

ˈnɜː.vəs.li

Meanings of Nervously:

adverb

In an anxious or apprehensive manner.

Usage examples:

Kevin nervously glanced at his watch

Nervousness

ˈnəːvəsnəs

Meanings of Nervousness:

noun

The quality or state of being nervous.

Usage examples:

There was a trace of nervousness in his voice

Meanings of Nervule:

noun

A small nerve or vein in a leaf or other plant part or in an insect's wing.

Meanings of Nervules:

noun

A small nerve or vein in a leaf or other plant part or in an insect's wing.

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