autonomic nervous system

Definitions

General Science

  • noun the nervous system formed of ganglia linked to the spinal column, which regulates the automatic functioning of the main organs of the body such as the heart and lungs

Medical

  • noun the nervous system formed of ganglia linked to the spinal column. It regulates the automatic functioning of the main organs such as the heart and lungs and works when a person is asleep or even unconscious.
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