Exodic
Exodic Ex*od"ic, a. [Gr. ? belonging to departure. See {Exodus}.] (Physiol.) Conducting influences from the spinal cord outward; -- said of the motor or efferent nerves. Opposed to {esodic}. [1913 Webster]

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  • exodic — (ˈ)ek|sädik, (ˈ)eg|zä adjective Etymology: Greek exodos departure, going out + English ic : efferent * * * exodic / odˈ/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑exodus * * * exodic, a. ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • exodic — ex·od·ic ek .säd ik, ek säd ik, eg zäd ik adj EFFERENT …   Medical dictionary

  • exodic — ex·od·ic …   English syllables

  • Nerve — A bundle of fibers that uses electrical and chemical signals to transmit sensory and motor information from one body part to another. See nervous system. * * * A whitish cordlike structure composed of one or more bundles (fascicles) of myelinated …   Medical dictionary

  • Esodic — E*sod ic, a. [Gr. ? within + ? way.] (Physiol.) Conveying impressions from the surface of the body to the spinal cord; said of certain nerves. Opposed to {exodic}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Westphal zone — a zone of the posterior gray column of the spinal cord in the lumbar region; it is said to contain the exodic fibers concerned in the patellar reflex …   Medical dictionary

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