any one of the 31 pairs of nerves that originate in the grey matter of the spinal cord and emerge through openings between the vertebrae of the spine to extend into the body

SPINAL NERVE: "A spinal nerve is attached in 2 places to the spinal cord."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SPINAL NERVE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/spinal-nerve/ (accessed May 13, 2021).