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nervous system

The organ system (along with the endocrine system) which coordinates the adjustments and reactions of the body to internal and environmental conditions; composed of the central (brain and spinal cord) and peripheral (all other neural elements) nervous systems.

Related Words

brain ; central nervous system (CNS) ; peripheral nervous system (PNS) ; spinal cord