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Definitions of nerve:

part of speech: verb transitive

To fill with vigor, strength, or courage.

part of speech: verb transitive

To give strength or vigor to: courage.

part of speech: noun

One of the gray cordlike fibers which serve as a means of communication between the brain and all parts of the body; bodily or mental strength or control; coolness; the strong vein of a leaf.

part of speech: noun

One of the network of grey fibrous cords which are carried from the brain as their centre to all parts of the body, forming the organs of sensation and impressions; fortitude; strength; firmness of mind or body; courage; manliness; in bot., one of the fibrous bundles of the combined vascular and cellular tissue ramifying through leaves, & c., like veins or nerves in the animal structure.

part of speech: verb

To give strength or vigour to; to strengthen.

part of speech: noun

( orig.) A tendon or sinew: physical strength: firmness: courage: one of the fibres which convey sensation from all parts of the body to the brain: one of the fibres in the leaves of plants.

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