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Synonyms for efferent
ˈɛf ər ənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. motor nerve, efferent nerve, efferent(adj)

    a nerve that conveys impulses toward or to muscles or glands

    Synonyms:
    efferent nerve, motor nerve

    Antonyms:
    afferent, centripetal, corticoafferent, corticipetal, receptive, sensory(a)

  2. efferent, motorial(adj)

    of nerves and nerve impulses; conveying information away from the CNS

    "efferent nerves and impulses"

    Synonyms:
    motorial

    Antonyms:
    corticoafferent, receptive, centripetal, sensory(a), corticipetal, afferent

Wiktionary

  1. efferent(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    afferent

  2. efferent(adjective)

    An efferent nerve carries impulses from the brain to the body.

    Antonyms:
    afferent

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