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Synonyms of parasympathetic

Noun


1. parasympathetic nervous system, parasympathetic, nervous system, systema nervosum

usage: originates in the brain stem and lower part of the spinal cord; opposes physiological effects of the sympathetic nervous system: stimulates digestive secretions; slows the heart; constricts the pupils; dilates blood vessels

Adjective


1. parasympathetic

usage: of or relating to the parasympathetic nervous system

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