nerve

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Synonyms for nerve

tension

get on someone's nerves

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nerve yourself

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  • brace yourself
  • prepare yourself
  • steel yourself
  • fortify yourself
  • gear yourself up
  • gee yourself up

Synonyms for nerve

Synonyms for nerve

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All 64 patients had a permanently non-crying eye on the involved side as a result of the excision of the greater petrosal nerve.
The temporal lobe dura was elevated, and bone was removed from the greater petrosal nerve, geniculate ganglion, internal genu, labyrinthine portion of the facial nerve, and upper portion of the internal auditory canal until a good view was obtained into the cerebellopontine angle.
The greater petrosal nerve was severed so that a 1-cm segment of this nerve was excised along with the geniculate ganglion.
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