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excitor

[ik-sahy-ter, -tawr] /ɪkˈsaɪ tər, -tɔr/
noun
1.
Physiology. a nerve whose stimulation excites greater action.
2.
Archaic. an exciter.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; excite + -or2
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British Dictionary definitions for excitor

excitor

/ɪkˈsaɪtə/
noun
1.
a nerve that, when stimulated, causes increased activity in the organ or part it supplies
2.
a variant spelling of exciter
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