a center that provides information and control;
"the nerve center of the diamond industry is in Amsterdam"
a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process;
"in most people the speech center is in the left hemisphere"
- That serves to amplify the transmission of signals from one nerve cell to another.
- Neurons are concentrated in clusters with defined nerve tracts leading in and out.
- Frankfurt is the economic nerve centre of Germany.
- The afferent fibers carry the information obtained from the interior of the body and the environment to the nerve centers.