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Definitions for innervate
ɪˈnɜr veɪt, ˈɪn ərˌveɪtin·ner·vate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. innervate(verb)

    supply nerves to (some organ or body part)

  2. innervate(verb)

    stimulate to action

    "innervate a muscle or a nerve"


  1. innervate(Verb)

    To supply (part of the body) with nerves

  2. innervate(Verb)

    To stimulate a nerve (or other part of the body) into action

Webster Dictionary

  1. Innervate(verb)

    to supply with nerves; as, the heart is innervated by pneumogastric and sympathetic branches

    Etymology: [See Innerve.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Innervate

    in-ėrv′āt, v.t. to supply with force or nervous energy—also Innerve′.—n. Innervā′tion, special mode of activity inherent in the nervous structure: nervous activity.


  1. Innervate

    to supply with nerves.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of innervate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of innervate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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