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central nervous system

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   (abbreviation CNS)
the main system of nerve control in a living thing, consisting of the brain and the main nerves connected to it
Translations of “central nervous system”
in Chinese (Traditional) 中樞神經系統…
in Chinese (Simplified) 中枢神经系统…
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