Definitions for "Efferent"
Conveying outward, or discharging; -- applied to certain blood vessels, lymphatics, nerves, etc.
Conveyed outward; as, efferent impulses, i. e., such as are conveyed by the motor or efferent nerves from the central nervous organ outwards; -- opposed to afferent.
ex = away + ferre = to carry; centrifugal; e.g., motor nerves are efferent with respect to central nervous system; efferent arteriole of renal glomerulus; opposite to afferent, q.v.
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adjective, Latin ex = out, and ferens = carrying, hence, conducting from.
leading or conducting away from, e.g., the heart, the brain, etc.
Keywords:  duct, stream
An efferent duct or stream.
Keywords:  pushing, center
Away from, pushing toward the center.
Keywords:  going, body
Going away from the body