denervate
transitive verb (-vated; -vating) Date: 1905 to deprive of a nerve supply • denervation noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • denervate — denervation, n. /dee nerr vayt/, v.t., denervated, denervating. Surg. to cut off the nerve supply from (an organ or body part) by surgery or anesthetic block. [1900 05; DE + NERVE + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • denervate — verb To deprive an organ of a nerve supply See Also: denervation …   Wiktionary

  • denervate — To cause denervation. * * * de·ner·vate dē (.)nər .vāt vt, vat·ed; vat·ing to deprive of a nerve supply (as by cutting a nerve) de·ner·va·tion .dē (.)nər vā shən n * * * de·ner·vate (de nurґvāt) to deprive of a nerve supply …   Medical dictionary

  • denervate — [di: nə:veɪt] verb Medicine cut off the nerve supply from. Derivatives denervation noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • denervate — de·ner·vate …   English syllables

  • denervate — de•ner•vate [[t]diˈnɜr veɪt[/t]] v. t. vat•ed, vat•ing med srg to cut off the nerve supply from (an organ or body part) by surgery or anesthetic block • Etymology: 1900–05 de ner•va′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • denervate — dēˈnərˌvāt, də̇ˈ transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: de + nerve + ate : to deprive of nerve supply (as by cutting a nerve) …   Useful english dictionary

  • denervation — noun see denervate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ciliary ganglion — Nerve: Ciliary ganglion Detailed view of nerves of lateral orbit showing the ciliary ganglion immediately behind the globe of the eye …   Wikipedia

  • denervation — See denervate. * * * …   Universalium

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