pilomotor nerve

noun

: an autonomic nerve supplying an arrector pili muscle

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“Pilomotor nerve.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pilomotor%20nerve. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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