Definitions for abducent nerve

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abducent, abducent nerve, abducens, abducens nerve, nervus abducens, sixth cranial nerve(noun)

    a small motor nerve supplying the lateral rectus muscle of the eye


  1. Abducens nerve

    The abducens nerve or abducent nerve is a somatic efferent nerve that, in humans, controls the movement of a single muscle, the lateral rectus muscle of the eye.


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