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nervous regulation

vocab words

regulation the process where a living thing control and coordinates activities
Irritability ability that living organism have to respond to change in their environment
Impulse the change of movement
response a reaction as that of an organism by the immune system to a pathogen
receptor protein that detects a signal molecules and performs an action in response
neuron cell of the nervous system that transmits impulses between the body as well as interprets and stores some messages in the brain
effector an organ or cell acts in response to stimulus
cell body the nucleus -containing central part part of neuron its axons and dendrites
dendrites branchlike extension of a neuron receives impulse from neighboring neuron
axon long extension of the neuron membrane that carries impulse from one neuron to another
meninges the three membrane that line the skull and verteral canal
cerebrum largest part of the brain
cerebellum part of the brain the coordinates and regulation voluntary muscle movement
medulla oblongata the spinal cord ,lowest part of the brain stem and hearts and lungs
Central nervous system that message from other nerves body and spinal cord and brain
peripheral nervous system that transmits impulse between the central nervous system and other organs in the body
Neurotransmitter chemical that transmitter a nervous system signal across a synapse
Created by: ashley2063xo