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adj af·fer·ent \ˈaf-ə-rənt, -ˌer-ənt\

Medical Definition of AFFERENT

:  bearing or conducting inward; specifically :  conveying impulses toward the central nervous system—compare efferent
af·fer·ent·ly adverb
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
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