innervate

verb in·ner·vate \ i-ˈnər-ˌvāt , ˈi-(ˌ)nər- \
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of innervate

innervated; innervating
transitive verb
: to supply with nerves

innervation

play \ˌi-(ˌ)nər-ˈvā-shən, i-ˌnər-\ noun

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First Known Use of innervate

1870


Medical Dictionary

innervate

transitive verb in·ner·vate \ in-ˈər-ˌvāt, ˈin-(ˌ)ər- \

medical Definition of innervate

innervated; innervating
1 : to supply with nerves
2 : to arouse or stimulate (a nerve or an organ) to activity


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