AFFERENT NERVE FIBER

a neurological fiber, usually a sensorial one, which transmits signals toward the mind or spinal cord or from a lower area of the CNS up to a higher one.

AFFERENT NERVE FIBER: "Afferent nerve fibers work to transport messages within the CNS."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AFFERENT NERVE FIBER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/afferent-nerve-fiber/ (accessed October 21, 2020).
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