central nervous system

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NAME:

  central nervous system


DEFINITON:

  The central nervous system is the core nervous system that serves an integrating and coordinating function. In vertebrates it consists of the neural tube derivatives: the brain and spinal cord. In invertebrates it includes central ganglia plus nerve cord.


TERM CITATIONS:


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000103


ABOUT THIS TERM:

central nervous system

  ↳is a nervous system




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